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Greek Costumes for Women - Dorian Chiton

Authentic Greek/Roman costume for Women...just a massive piece of material with some pins/brooches and a belt!

How to make a chiton (simple instructions). How Greek & Roman women dressed article: http://cameciob.hubpages.com/hub/How-to-dress-like-a-woman-from-ancient-Greece

"Down and dirty" stola pattern.... can be made to look nice with appropriate fabric and fabric embellishment and also jewelry, shoes and hairstyle.

A collection of multiple patterns for medieval hoods, including fabric-saving period patterns and easier modern patterns.

Viking Garb Class handout - great 28 page handout that gives documentation and history of all types of viking garb, includes information about seams, seam finishes, types of cloth, colors of cloth and how those colors were dyed, as well as patterns and instructions!

Do you want to make yourself some Viking garments. Here you can find lots of templates for sewing. http://www.vikingsonline.org.uk/resources/authenticity/basickit/index.htm

How to be a HOOD-lum: Medieval hoods - A Workshop & Notes by Cynthia Virtue aka Cynthia du Pré Argent. The second pattern is definitely a WINRAR for doing my hood. This author also has a great refresher on the ye olde costuming basics here: Introduction to Garb - A Seminar http://www.virtue.to/articles/in_depth_garb.html

Very pretty buuuuut ...it should be the middle layer of Roman garb with a long sleeved tunica interior under it and a large palla (shawl) draped over it.

Another apron dress pattern. Go to the site, genvieve.net/sca/vikingapron.html - see the finished result published by the author. Gorgeous!

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Viking coat pattern

Tutorial (Intermediate) - Viking coat pattern, remarkably similar in construction to the standard T-tunic pattern--just create a front opening. Very simple to construct, but flagged as intermediate just because it doesn't walk you through the construction step by step.