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5 Foolproof Clothing Tips For a Medieval Winter 2

Cold, isn’t it? Winter really is settling in and we’re feeling the nip of Jack Frost at our fingers and toes! Jumpers and coats have been got out of the loft, and new pairs of gloves purchased with silly hats! This got us thinking, what clothing would our medieval ancestors […]


A Very Medieval Christmas - The Hovel

A Very Medieval Christmas From The Hovel

Ding Dong Merrily On a Hovel Ever wondered how different a medieval Christmas was to our modern counterpart? Luckily, you’re in the right place to find out! The biggest difference between Modern Christmas and Medieval Christmas, actually occurred before the big day itself. In the Medieval era, Advent was a […]


A Very Medieval Halloween

It’s our favourite time of the year again! Halloween!! The nights are getting colder and darker and the Autumnal colours are in full swing! As Halloween is our very favourite holiday of the year, we decided to take a look at the history behind the holiday and find out where […]


New to Reenactment? Here’s What You Need to Know 2

Reenactment is a wonderful hobby. It allows you to see amazing sights and meet new people. It can, however, come with an expensive price tag and some serious pitfalls if you don’t plan. To reduce the risk of wasting money on a hobby you find that you don’t enjoy, we suggest […]