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  Topic: Company Interested In Celtic Jewelry
kawa the blond

Replies: 4
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PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2007 12:22 am   Subject: Company Interested In Celtic Jewelry
Celtic visions is just a weave that has no connection to the celts themselves. they did use chainmaille but just the euro 4-1 weave for armor.
  Topic: How much is a vest of handmade chainmaille worth?
kawa the blond

Replies: 17
Views: 1762

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Fri Mar 30, 2007 5:41 pm   Subject: How much is a vest of handmade chainmaille worth?
can i have some wire too? i'll pay shipping.
  Topic: Has Anyone Ever Constructed a Vest out of jap 12in2?
kawa the blond

Replies: 9
Views: 1009

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Thu Mar 29, 2007 12:30 am   Subject: Has Anyone Ever Constructed a Vest out of jap 12in2?
http://www.mailleartisans.org/gallery/pics/170netshirt3.jpg

i didn't make this. but i saw it and thought of this post.
  Topic: Coif
kawa the blond

Replies: 15
Views: 1554

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Wed Mar 28, 2007 9:04 pm   Subject: Coif
then you will definitely want to go a little looser so as to not choke your head. try making a ring that will go around the biggest part of your head and then use that to contract down to a single rin ...
  Topic: oops... hi I'm new...lol
kawa the blond

Replies: 23
Views: 2305

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Tue Mar 27, 2007 1:08 am   Subject: oops... hi I'm new...lol
no need to be embarassed. don't worry about that. we are all easy here. and congrats on getting the persian on your first try. it took me a while... many many tries of annoying doom.

but yes, welco ...
  Topic: Help...? really not sure about something with hauberks
kawa the blond

Replies: 6
Views: 1437

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Fri Mar 23, 2007 5:24 pm   Subject: Help...? really not sure about something with hauberks
another thing that you could do, depending on how tight your weave is, is to put it on, then take a thin strip duck tape and place it where you would like the neck line to be on your body. then unweav ...
  Topic: for those who have made a vest: body barrel question
kawa the blond

Replies: 12
Views: 1612

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sat Mar 17, 2007 5:40 pm   Subject: for those who have made a vest: body barrel question
this is my first time making a vest.

i read on Konstantin the Red's "Hauberks for First-Timers, and Second-Timers, and Third..." that the body barrel needs to be 10 inches bigger then you ...
  Topic: Hi all im having quite a bit of fun its my first time!
kawa the blond

Replies: 3
Views: 972

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Fri Mar 16, 2007 1:38 am   Subject: Hi all im having quite a bit of fun its my first time!
i just bought a pair of knipex cobolts from TRL with 30 lb of 14 ga SS. i can cut through about 20 - 25 rings before my hand starts to hurt. i like them a lot.
  Topic: Parallel / Helms Weave Question
kawa the blond

Replies: 2
Views: 1097

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Mon Mar 12, 2007 7:09 pm   Subject: Parallel / Helms Weave Question
this website is good because it offers a variety of recommended sizes adn actually shows the weaves relative to each other resting on a hand so you actually get a real idea of what they are going to l ...
  Topic: Dwarf Mail
kawa the blond

Replies: 12
Views: 2541

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Mon Mar 05, 2007 8:55 pm   Subject: Dwarf Mail
Dr. T did an interwoven shirt with a 45 degree seam down the middle. it is somewhere in the armor section.
  Topic: Godly Trenchcoat
kawa the blond

Replies: 6
Views: 1266

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sun Mar 04, 2007 3:35 am   Subject: Godly Trenchcoat
if you are really crazy, then you could solder them all. or if you wanted a different metal then you would weld them. you could also king the shoulders to make a more stable base to rest the rest of t ...
  Topic: Weave observation
kawa the blond

Replies: 24
Views: 2392

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sat Mar 03, 2007 6:20 pm   Subject: Weave observation
you might want to slow down the changes and leave more time on each individual weave so that one can study it easier.

but that is very sweet.
  Topic: toothless
kawa the blond

Replies: 7
Views: 1271

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sat Mar 03, 2007 6:16 pm   Subject: toothless
the only thing that you have to worry about when using aluminum and pliers with rubber handles is hoe oily your hands get. i am an oily guy (yay swedes) and i use aluminum a lot with rubber pliers and ...
  Topic: Half Persian 3in1
kawa the blond

Replies: 2
Views: 1302

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Sat Mar 03, 2007 1:12 am   Subject: Half Persian 3in1
here is it:

http://cgmaille.com/tutorials/joinhp3-1.html
  Topic: first complete project
kawa the blond

Replies: 8
Views: 1059

PostForum: Knitting Circle   Posted: Thu Mar 01, 2007 6:17 am   Subject: first complete project
i'd like to think that my bracelets are manly that are made out of 20 gauge. they are really tight and thick weaves. that is all. i have a kingsmaille and a half persian 3-1 sheet 5 that are about 2 i ...
 
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