Zimarra Marinaia

My dear, long suffering spouse hasn’t had a new piece of garb for a very long time. In my defense,…

Il Fazzoletto

Ah, the handkerchief. Such a useful little scrap of fabric, and so under-used in modern society. Beyond usefulness it has…

Lissia

Ah, the lovely dresses one wears when you are enamored of 16th century Florentine attire. Today, like in the 16th…

Falconeria

Not directly related to garb but certainly relevant to my persona. This weekend I was able to fly two Harris…

Il Perché

Perché studiare, perché documentare, perché scrivere d’esso — perché no? I love Florence. Specifically, the Florence of the mid-16th century.…