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Re: Re: MR:REQ:Rapier legal garb
Poster: "Heather Swann" <email@example.com>
> Poster: firstname.lastname@example.org
> If anyone is interested... I made a silk pennon, painted it with
> our household badge. Flew it 350 miles home off the back end of the
> truck from Sea Wars/T-f-T-C at about 75-80 miles an hour. The silk is
> fine. No tears... no fraying... no damage... silk is wonderfully
> STRONG stuff! The paint on the other hand needs MAJOR touch up...
I can certainly say that having made a quilted fighting coat out of silk for
someone else and having washed it many times in the washer, I did not have to
mend it much, and as far as I know, it's still in existence in good shape....
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