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Event Details
Golden Seamstress Challenge IIEvent date: October 26th, 2018 - October 27th, 2018
Hosted by Barony of Beyond the Mountain - New Britain, CT
Event Last Modified: April 26th, 2018
 
Event details
Back by popular demand!
The Barony Beyond the Mountain invites you to come show us your costuming skills.
The seamstresses of the east will take up the challenge to create a complete set of garments, from the skin out, in18 hours.  Teams of from 1-6 active members are to start at 5pm on Friday, and continue to 6pm Saturday.  Team members are expected to remain on site during the competition.  At the close of the sewing portion of the competition, each team will present their final outfit to the judges and populace.  They will be expected to show and explain all layers in as succinct and expeditious a manner as possible.  Additional presentations are welcome, but will be done while the judges are sequestered after the show.  Once the judges have reached a decision, Their Excellencies of BBM will hold court, and the winners will be announced.
For full details on the competition and information on registering a team, please visit:

http://bbm.eastkingdom.org
Site Opens: 5:00pm Friday October 26
Site Closes: 9pm Saturday October 27
 

Event Website: http://bbm.eastkingdom.org/events/goldenseamstress/

 
Event Location
HSC Community Center
370 Osgood Avenue
New Britain, CT  06053
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The event site is accessible per the East Kingdom Accessibility Porter's Checklist

Directions:
Directions:
North, east or west take your best route to I-84, exit 36 (Slater Road).
From the exit, continue straight onto Sterling Road.  Sterling ends in a T with a wood straight ahead of you.
At the woods, turn LEFT onto Corbin Avenue.  The entrance to the site is on your RIGHT, it's a gate in a chain link-fence, just before Osgood Avenue.  If you get to Osgood Avenue, you've just passed it.
From the south, take I-91 to exit 22N (Route 9 North)
Merge LEFT to route 72 West toward Bristol.  Take the Corbin Avenue exit.  This is a RIGHT hand exit off of Route 72.
Turn RIGHT into Corbin Avenue for - 1.3 miles.
The entrance to the site is on the RIGHT.  It is a gate in a chain-link fence just before Osgood Avenue.  If you get to Osgood Avenue, you have just passed it.
If you miss the Corbin Avenue exit, then get onto I-84 East-bound and follow the directions above.

 
Registration Fees
Registration: A site fee of $10 will be charged, with a $5 discount for members.

Make Checks Payable to: SCA INC, Barony Beyond the Mountain

 
Contact Information
Event Steward:
Ciara McRobbie
mka Anne Akin
analineone@gmail.com
248-339-6996

Send Reservations to:
Anne Akin
29 Fowler Road
North Stonington, CT 06359

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