Saturday, August 1, 2009

Maid Marian Shrug

I was so inspired by Maid Marian's wardobe in the BBC television drama of Robin Hood. I love the way they mixed Medieval and modern. It gave me inspiration to make some pieces to wear with modern wear today. This was my first experiment. I made the pattern up.
Here are some pictures of Maid Marian's shrug worn by Lucy Griffiths:

My version:



I thought this clasp looked quite medieval and added a nice contrast with the pattern:

5 comments:

SisterlyLove said...

*sigh*....I love....love....love it all! ever so many *sigh*'s! kisses!
aims
"RUBBISH!"

smclevenger said...

That looks great! Congrats to you!

anna's trunk09 said...

What a great job! Not only is this a great piece for all of us historical fashion fans but it also will complement a "modern" outfit as well...brava!

:) Christine

Anna said...

just found your blog
it looks great! I added your link on my blog, if thats oké with you?

Gr. Anna

http://annasinterestingplaces.blogspot.com/

SisterlyLove said...

haha! guy in the second photo is hilarious! i love pink..
aimee