Renaissance Faires in California 2020

Renaissance Faires in California 2020

With a Side Order of Celtic, Pirate and Dickens Fair As you may have guessed, Ren Fair 2020 is canceled throughout the land. In a Non-COVID year, it’s possible to attend a California Renaissance Faire nearly every weekend of the year! There are 22 faires and...
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 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 goth fashion...
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...