Renaissance Faires in California 2021

Renaissance Faires in California 2021

With a Side Order of Medieval, Celtic, Pirate and Dickens’ Faires Unfortunately, Renaissance Faires 2021 remain canceled in CA. However, from what I can see on Instagram, Renaissance Faire’s are taking place in some other US states. In a non-COVID year,...
Goth Velvet Cloak and Goth Fashion

Goth Velvet Cloak and Goth Fashion

Goth Fashion is known for raven black mourning clothes, dark eyeliner and the occasional goth velvet cloak. Its also a powerful musical sub-culture. I came of age in the 80’s, so as far as I remember there have been goth people. To my surprise, the origin of...
What was a Medieval Cloak Made Out Of?

What was a Medieval Cloak Made Out Of?

A Medieval Cloak was made from Wool Woolen medieval cloaks were worn by rich and poor alike as that is what was available to protect people from the cold. At the time, most fabric and garments were made locally, sometimes at home. Thus, people didn’t have many...