Re: [h-cost] Underwear Review of Arnold vol 4

2008-10-26 Thread Cynthia Virtue
Linda Walton wrote: if you persevere, you will find a review of the latest Janet Arnold Patterns of Fashion book, which is just being published http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/magazine/7689554.stm Thank you! -- Cynthia Virtue and/or Cynthia du Pre Argent Such virtue hath my pen

Re: [h-cost] Underwear Review of Arnold vol 4

2008-10-26 Thread Glenda Robinson
Amazon UK has it on sale for 15 pounds: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Patterns-Fashion-construction-neckwear-accessories/d p/0333570820 An added bonus is if the book is further reduced before publication, you pay the lowest price. I hope Amazon UK is prepared for the H-Cost influx. I've ordered

Re: [h-cost] Underwear Review of Arnold vol 4

2008-10-26 Thread Susan Carroll-Clark
Glenda Robinson wrote: Amazon UK has it on sale for 15 pounds: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Patterns-Fashion-construction-neckwear-accessories/d p/0333570820 An added bonus is if the book is further reduced before publication, you pay the lowest price. I hope Amazon UK is prepared for the H-Cost

Re: [h-cost] Underwear Review of Arnold vol 4

2008-10-26 Thread Sheridan Alder
I believe there's a number of librarians on this list, like myself. Did anyone else note the first image of the be-spectacled models clutching red books matching their scarlet bras? Naughty librarians! Note to self - must buy red bra. Second note to self - don't forget to button up shirt

Re: [h-cost] Underwear Review of Arnold vol 4

2008-10-26 Thread Glenda Robinson
I suppose it makes a change from the stereotypes of those in the Nursing profession. Glenda ___ h-costume mailing list h-costume@mail.indra.com http://mail.indra.com/mailman/listinfo/h-costume

RE: [h-cost] Underwear

2007-09-16 Thread Wanda Pease
Only the Shadow knows... Oh, I haven't heard that one in years. The horror of it all is that I remember listening to it on the Big living room sized radio! Maybe that's why I remember the horrors of the monthly Attack of the Slime Monster and the attendant unpleasantness. However, those

RE: [h-cost] Underwear

2007-09-16 Thread Genie Barrett
At 07:13 PM 9/16/2007, you wrote: Only the Shadow knows... Oh, I haven't heard that one in years. The horror of it all is that I remember listening to it on the Big living room sized radio! Maybe that's why I remember the horrors of the monthly Attack of the Slime Monster and the attendant

RE: [h-cost] Underwear

2007-09-15 Thread otsisto
http://www.randyasplund.com/browse/medieval/chausse1.html Scroll down to the first of the last two pictures. These are not as loose as the previous. Similar to a previously presented print. http://realmofvenus.renaissanceitaly.net/library/Semiramis.gif De -Original Message- Only the

Re: [h-cost] Underwear

2007-09-14 Thread Dawn
Tori Ruhl wrote: I understand the there is no evidence one way or the other about women wearing underpants in pre-16th century Europe. but what about during their menses? I haven't done any research, but I would speculate that they would need to wrap or tie something around them in order to

Re: [h-cost] Underwear

2007-09-14 Thread Bonnie Booker
On 9/14/07, Tori Ruhl [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I understand the there is no evidence one way or the other about women wearing underpants in pre-16th century Europe. but what about during their menses? They wore them in 15th c. Spain per The Hispanic Costume Book 1480-1530. They adopted them

Re: [h-cost] Underwear

2007-09-14 Thread Adele de Maisieres
Tori Ruhl wrote: I understand the there is no evidence one way or the other about women wearing underpants in pre-16th century Europe. but what about during their menses? I haven't done any research, but I would speculate that they would need to wrap or tie something around them in order to

Re: [h-cost] Underwear, Demystified

2006-02-26 Thread Robin Netherton
On Sat, 25 Feb 2006, Kathy Page wrote: I think that's it for now, I hope I have taken care of the immediate burning questions. I so far have approximate yardage requirements and cutting layouts scribbled out. Next will be to stew the rest of the information into something more palatable

Re: [h-cost] Underwear, Demystified

2006-02-26 Thread Diana Habra
Okay, the cool stuff everyone has been looking forward to: Underwear Mythbusting. Kathy, I finally was able to look at the pictures on Bella's website and see what you were talking about in your post. How totally cool that you were able to find out this info for yourself but also share it

Re: [h-cost] Underwear, Demystified

2006-02-25 Thread annbwass
Absolutely wonderful detail; however, for those of us who don't remember, just WHAT underwear are you talking about? Ann Wass -Original Message- From: Kathy Page [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Historical Costume List h-costume@mail.indra.com Sent: Sat, 25 Feb 2006 14:50:16 -0500 (EST)

RE: [h-cost] Underwear, Demystified

2006-02-25 Thread Sharon at Collierfam.com
Having recently joined the group, Where can I see pics of this underwear? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Kathy Page Sent: Saturday, February 25, 2006 11:50 AM To: Historical Costume List Subject: [h-cost] Underwear, Demystified I'm