by spendlove Moderator 03 Sep 2017

Here are some pictures from my recent trip around a couple of folk festivals. I love to collect pictures of the Morris costumes - particularly when they are English Paper Pieced.

The video is of Mike and I with a group of people we had been teaching over a weekend. At least half of them were complete beginners on the Saturday morning and here they are on the big stage by Sunday Lunchtime!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-...

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by cfidl 04 Sep 2017

Excellent! Thank you for sharing your troupe!

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by crafter2243 Moderator 03 Sep 2017

it looks as if everyone had a good time. I am amazed at your group after learning how to play in such a short time.

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by 02kar Moderator 03 Sep 2017

I love Morris dancing! Thanks for sharing

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by dragonflyer 03 Sep 2017

Great video, but not sure what "Morris" costumes are...

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parkermom by parkermom 03 Sep 2017

me neither!

spendlove by spendlove 04 Sep 2017

The dancers are traditional English Morris Dancers. There are several styles of dancing from different areas of the country. These teams are called Ragged and Old and Pig Dyke Molly. All teams have a distinctive "uniform".

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by jrob Moderator 03 Sep 2017

Love it. Thanks for sharing.

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by dee 03 Sep 2017

Loved the video. Thanks for cheering the day for me

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by pennifold 03 Sep 2017

Love the video and the pictures above. I particularly love the black and white costumes in the second picture. Love Chris

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spendlove by spendlove 03 Sep 2017

They were fabulous, Chris. All different.

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by kustomkuddle 03 Sep 2017

Absolutely awesome!

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by gandu 03 Sep 2017

Wonderful video. love it . thank you, thank you, thank you.
love brenda

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