The Vincent Conglomeration

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sheep shearing

The Tailors Handbook – Where do the materials to make clothes come from – part two

This is the eighth, and final, article taken from "The Tailor's Handbook of Useful Information" by W.D.F. Vincent published in ...
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Wargrave Church Fire

A fire at Wargrave Church June 1914

This is taken from the Wokingham Fire Brigade diaries which were in the possession of my father for a while ...
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/ History, Wokingham
Flax plant in flower

The Tailors Handbook – Where do the materials to make clothes come from – part one

This is the seventh article taken from "The Tailor's Handbook of Useful Information" by W.D.F. Vincent published in c1905 It ...
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Cardiff from Top to Bottom

I've been toying with the idea of a walk through Cardiff for a while, starting at the highest point on ...
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/ Landscape, Photographs
Tailor and Cutter School of Art and Cutting Academy

The Tailors Handbook – Origins of clothes and writings for tailors

This is the sixth article taken from "The Tailor's Handbook of Useful Information" by W.D.F. Vincent published in c1905 It ...
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What I’ve been taking pictures of this year

Three months into the year. I've talked about taking pictures, so I'd better show some I've taken. Whilst there have ...
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/ Adobe Lightroom, Photographs
Fronstpiece from cyclopedia of costume

The Tailors Handbook – History and Philosophy

This is the fifth article taken from "The Tailor's Handbook of Useful Information" by W.D.F. Vincent published in c1905 It ...
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Never mind the Width, Feel the Quality…

This article isn't to be confused with an earlier piece on this website relating to Tailors Squares, instead I am ...
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/ General, websites
External Anatomy

The Tailors Handbook – External Anatomy

This is the fourth article taken from "The Tailor's Handbook of Useful Information" by W.D.F. Vincent published in c1905 It ...
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/ Edwardian Tailoring, Tailoring, WDF Vincent

Aberdulais Tin Works and Waterfall

We had a day out taking some pictures at the National Trust's Aberdulais Tin Works and Waterfall and then on ...
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/ Adobe Lightroom, Landscape, Photographs
View across Cardiff Bay

Post Processing

So the saying goes: "The Camera Never Lies". Well yes, in some ways that is true. The sensor of the ...
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Nine Tailors making a Man

The Tailors Handbook – Ninth Part of a Man

This is the third article taken from "The Tailor's Handbook of Useful Information" by W.D.F. Vincent published in c1905 It ...
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