On this day, in 1731, Ashburnham House (ironically) caught fire and damaged the Beowulf Manuscript. Be sure to raise a glass/take a moment of silence for all the books that were damaged or lost forever.
September 5-12, 2016,
I’ll be posting pictures and articles about Historical Fashion,
Fantasy/SFF cosplay, how-to guides, art history-inspired garb, and of
course SUBMISSIONS of your costumes, reenactments, and Renaissance Festival gear!
Sigiriya - ancient palace located on a massive column of rock nearly 200 metres (660 ft) high, Sri Lanka. Built by King Kasyapa (477 – 495 CE), later used as a Buddhist monastery until the 14th century.