Rule #1

Never read the comments. I have not been following this rule.  And I keep stumbling into situations where breaking it is very, VERY bad for my emotional health. Last night I stumbled upon the account of a Jewish woman in the SCA who was sent death threats and disinvited from an event when she complained [...]

An abbreviated and sarcastic history of lace (plus identification)

Today at work we were making a new display on lace types and how to identify them and I gave my abbreviated history of lace lecture. Breanna, one of my co-workers, suggested I teach a Costume College class on this. While I am in NO WAY prepared to do that, I figured a blog post [...]