Beaded necklaces for largesse

Beaded necklaces I made to give away as largesse. I put a note on the back of each package asking people to write a comment on my blog if they receive it - anywhere in the SCA Knowne World.

Beaded necklaces I made to give away as largesse

The Baron and Baroness of our Barony put out a post not too long ago looking for largesse as their coffers are running low from giving away so much!

Stringing beads for a little necklace for largesse

Stringing beads for a little necklace for largesse

Since the current royals have let us know that they don’t need any more of my go-to largesse (little  sweet bags/purses/pouches) which uses up scrap material and doesn’t really cost me anything, I was in a bit of a quandary about what to make. I really can’t justify the cost of going out and buying more supplies right now. The benefit of the little bags is that I can make a lot without it costing me a lot… but I guess after donating several dozen – they’re full!  Continue reading