"Hello G. H. and welcome to the site. I apologize I'm not able to point out any good sites for buying tights. I don't tend to wear those myself - I wear over-knee leggings and longish socks instead, and tend to buy those from worldly…"
"Hi I'm G. and I live in the midwest of the U.S. I've been a Mennonite by conviction for 25 years. I've dressed simply on and off for most of those years. Lately I've been feeling called to adopt this permanently. I don't…"
"I have a new resource to share...
I used to train horses and teach riding years ago. I have not ridden since a while before becoming Plain. Due to health issues, some riding therapy has been strongly recommended, especially since it is…"
Some homeschooling Friends here in Maryland are pulling together a group to qualify as a supervisory entity (aka an umbrella group) for homeschoolers in MD, which will function as a MM here and virtually. Eventually we want to be accredited…"
"I've been acquiring a list myself.
1. I love Quaker Jane's website - it is chock full of information and resources http://quakerjane.com/.
2. I've purchased an apron, some simple skirts, slips, and a gathered cap from Katie's…"
This actually is the way I envisioned "Virtual Friends School" could be used. There are fairly reasonable "public" cyber schools and in most "real" Friends Schools the "academic" curriculum is usually…"
Hey MJ....you and I dress similarily, although I tend more towards the Orthodox Jewish style...here are some great resources for long skirts and simple tops:
One is Orthodox Jewish, one is Islamic, and the last two are Mormon!! I have clothes from every single one of these, and love them. Theses constitute my "uniform". They offer many Plain colours, but their length and modesty are of the sort that you cannot find in mainstream stores.
You may already know about there, but thought I would share when I read your post describing your present day dress.
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