LRP and other private commissions

Illustrations and private commission for a necromancer, fully washable cotton robe, inspired by Landsknecht clothing, pieced together out of 250 individual pattern pieces! Image from Curious Pastimes by Oliver Facey Photography.

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Private commission, wrap brocade coat with ring brooch clasp and sash. Image by Oliver Facey Photography

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Private commission, and illustrations for such, 100% cotton, fully reversible tie on tunic, belt with skirt panels and coat (black with white trim/white with black trim) Live action images by Steve ‘Flasher’ Mitchell.

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Private commission, hand painted priest’s stole for Empire LRP. Images by Tom Garnett (L) and Beth Dooner (R).

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Private commission, custom dyed shirt and trousers with matching piped seams, also custom shield cover, plus illustrations for the same. Image by Steve Mitchell.

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Private commission, custom made and custom embroidered doublet with piping and gold stud embellishment, plus illustration for the same.

Woody combinedWoody doublet no collarPrivate commission, custom made brocade coat with full detachable sleeves and custom dyed lining. Image by Beth Dooner.


Private commission, custom made neck piece/scarf to provide interest and texture and to disguise the transition between mask and person!. Made from fully machine washable cotton/stretch. Image by Oliver Facey


Private commission, custom made and fitted brocade and cotton coat, fully lined. Custom designed and printed cotton stole with fringing. Second image from the left by Beth Dooner.Pel coat combined

Private commission, custom made and fitted cotton dress and hooded overdress/coat with front and back lacing detail. Gemma dressed up in her new kit at LarpCon UK!


Private commission, custom dyed and embellished light weight gambeson. Machine embroidered and hand painted tree design, hand quilted body. Images by Oliver Facey.

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Design and imagery for private commission, custom dyed and pieced cotton “paladin” surcoat/waistcoat to be worn with plate armour, lacing at centre back and sides to allow for adjustment to be worn with/without armour. Original image (on design) by Steve Steve ‘Flasher’ Mitchell.


Private commission, custom dyed linen and cotton coat, designed to look worn and “battered.” Also custom dyed cotton and linen tunic with braid embellishments. Image by Steve “Flasher” Mitchell.
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Private commissions and illustrations for the same, custom dyed brocade and wool doublets. Both doublets have lacing to attach the arms, each doublet is customised with individual embellishments, lace, ribbons and lacing details.

Image by Ben Cawkwell


Image by Ben Cawkwell


Image by Steve “Flasher” Mitchell


Image by Ben Cawkwell


Image by Ben Cawkwell


Image by Steve “Flasher” Mitchell

Pel doublet black sides

Private commission and illustration for the same, fitted and fully lined turquoise brocade and taffeta coat and poet shirt. Image by Oliver Facey at Profound Decisions Empire LRP.

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Private commission, custom dyed and custom fitted blue linen tunic with hand applied details. Images and modelling by the awesome Stef Bow!
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Private commission, blue coat with turquoise piping and lining, hand embroidery at the collar and lace on sleeves. Image by Slender Pictures.

Soft leather tunic with turquoise suede accents and brass studs , worn with a soft leather distressed long waistcoat secured at the sides with leather fringing, worn by one of the NPCs at Curious Pastimes LRP. Image by Steve “The Flasher” Mitchell.


Private commission, May 2017. Surcoat/gambeson for NPC at Curious Pastimes LRP. Heavy quilted cotton, custom dyed with metallic embroidery and studs, lacing detail at sides. Images by Steve “The Flasher” Mitchell.


Private commission, April 2017. Coat for Empire LRP Navaar egregore.


Private commission, April 2017. Surcoat/gambeson with metallic embroidery and studs. Heavy quilted cotton with bespoke screen printed design. Lacing detail at sides. Images by Steve “The Flasher” Mitchell and Aitch at
Hero belt and character card holder by Amado Leathercraft.
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Private commission, March 2017. Fitted gambeson. Black heavy cotton quilted with green details and piping. Lacing detail at centre back, side seams and arms allows for adjustment. Laced with green leather. Black leather straps by Windee Works.

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Private commission, January 2017. Brocade waistcoat for Leodegrance Archer at Empire LRP. Image by Beth

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Private commission, December 2016. Brocade shoulder piece to complement an existing banquet dress for Lady Teagan of the Lions at Curious Pastimes Ltd.

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Private commission, November 2016. Four wool coats and snood/scarves made for members of “The Collective” at Paradigm Shift by Suspension of Disbelief/Bravo One. Images by Oliver Facey.

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Private commission, July 2016. Brown wool coat with embroidery and embellishment, fully lined with leather buckles. Images by Oliver Facey.

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Private commission, May 2016. Green wool coat with embroidered embellishment and gold studs. Vincent of House Vexille at Profound Decisions Empire Spring Equinox event 2016. Image by Beth Dooner.

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Private commission, April 2016. Blue custom designed and shaped doublet/coat with turquoise lining and custom piping, removable sleeves (attached wth laces) and hand embroidered fleur-de-lys at the collar.
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Private commission, April 2016. 3 Tabards, individually sized, each with custom appliqué and hand embroidery. Images by Steve Mitchell and Oliver Facey.
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Illustration and photographs for a private commission, March 2016. Custom dyed cotton sateen fabric with removable fur trim at the neck and removable, lace on over-arms with fur trim.
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Private commission, March 2016. Pure wool tunic/wool mix tunic, custom dyed silk noile facings at cuff, neck and base of tunic, hand embroidery.
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Illustration and photographs for a private commission, December 2015. Custom dyed apricot silk to match the trim, also custom devore (burn out) printed with Lions. Hand appliquéd trim around the bodice, custom made belt. Photographs of the garment on it’s owner to follow…
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Illustrations and photographs for a private commission, December 2015. Custom metallic machine embroidery including metal studs for the coat trim. Photographs of the garments on their owner to follow…
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Illustration and garment for a private commission for Teagan of the Lions, a character from Curious Pastimes. Image courtesy of Steve “The Flasher” Mitchell at the Wolf faction banquet, November 2015. Doesn’t Lucy look beautiful?
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Illustration and garment for a private commission (the waistcoat) for Zalish of The Akesh, at “An Akeshian Feast of Voices,” a Curious Pastimes sanctioned event, November 2015. Including pieced fabric, appliqué and hand embroidery. Costume design and construction: Emmylou Laird.
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Illustration and garments for a private commission for Ancel of House Vexille, at Profound Decisions Empire game, September 2015, images by Oliver Facey. Costume design and construction: Emmylou Laird

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Illustration and garments made for High Queen Grace of the Lions for Curious Pastimes Renewal, August 2015, images by Oliver Facey.

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A selection of private commissions costume design, construction and hand embroidery all by emmylou, all action images at Curious Pastimes Ltd. LRP games photographed by Steve Mitchell.

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