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Making your own outdoor clothing

Functional simplicity

Functional simplicity

Having over the past number of years taken an interest in the various traditional options for footwear I thought it would be a good to go back to the earliest known records of shoes and test out their functionality today in our current environment. For many people the subject of traditional footwea
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Conover pattern winter moccasins.

Conover pattern winter moccasins.

This blog leads on from an earlier post by Danny on Winter Boot Liners and again takes inspiration from the excellent winter camping text book The Snow Walkers Companion by Garret and Alexandra Conover. Where the Conover’s book provides a scaled down pattern and fairly simplistic instruction t
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Winter Boot liners

Winter Boot liners

With the onset of winter  the warmth of the summer sun is becoming but a fading memory and the shortening days mean less time to get out and enjoy the world. The longer nights though provide us with a good opportunity to finish off existing projects that have been placed on the back burner since s
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