Advice · Confidence

Comparison, the Thief of Joy?

Unfortunately, with any creative hobby (or any hobby/sport/pursuit really), there is always an element of comparison. It could be that you’re comparing yourself to others, that you are being compared by someone else, or someone is comparing themselves to you. This can lead to either feelings of inferiority or superiority and sometimes these can lead… Continue reading Comparison, the Thief of Joy?

Advice · Events

Thriving at Historically Costumed Events

I had originally titled this post Surviving Historically Costumed Events but that just didn't make sense. That was just too much of an oxymoron. I mean, if you're doing something that you love then you shouldn't have to survive it. Sometimes events can be a bit more difficult to take part in because you're tired,… Continue reading Thriving at Historically Costumed Events

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My Top Ten Favourite Blogs

Despite being told that I was born in the wrong century, there are several things that I enjoy about living in the 21st century. One of these, obviously, is the Internet and having access to so much information at my fingertips. I think that I would be lost as a newcomer to historical costuming if… Continue reading My Top Ten Favourite Blogs