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#121819 - 01/29/08 12:50 AM Re: EDC for formal occasions [Re: wildman800]
wildman800 Offline
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Registered: 11/09/06
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Loc: La-USA
I found full formal kilt/accessories are rented out by an outfit in Utah for $165.00. This does not include the socks or hat. For $2.00 extra, a real dirk vs. a fake dirk is provided.

All in all, there is sufficient storage space provided for a significant EDC to be carried, including the dirk.

There is a wedding that I'll be attending in April, I'll let y'all know if the Groom, myself, and a nephew wear the appropriate colored kilts and if so, how it turns out in regard to the EDC.

Yes, I wear a kilt in the historically correct fashion!
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#121851 - 01/29/08 05:51 AM Re: EDC for formal occasions [Re: wildman800]
JCWohlschlag Offline
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Registered: 11/26/06
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Loc: Dallas, Pennsylvania, United S...
Originally Posted By: wildman800
Yes, I wear a kilt in the historically correct fashion!

Then you might want to EDC a wool sock in case it is cold that day. grin
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#292799 - 07/21/19 09:22 PM Re: EDC for formal occasions [Re: wildman800]
teacher Offline
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Registered: 12/14/05
Posts: 826
or, of course, you could bring a purse.

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#292901 - 08/07/19 10:14 PM Re: EDC for formal occasions [Re: teacher]
katarin Offline
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Registered: 06/29/06
Posts: 127
Loc: Ca, usa
get a sporan!

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#292902 - 08/08/19 12:26 AM Re: EDC for formal occasions [Re: wildman800]
Jeanette_Isabelle Offline
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Registered: 11/13/06
Posts: 2215
Loc: Somewhere in Florida
If it is for a wedding, I recommend an Ultralight .3 and a pair of EMT shears. With the shears, wipes, 2" gauze, band-aids, antibiotic ointment and a 1/2" roll of tape, I was able to deal with two scraped knees. I used one of the safety pins to deal with a wardrobe malfunction and the ibuprofen for when the maid of honor had a headache. It was a memorable event.

Jeanette Isabelle
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#292903 - 08/08/19 01:30 AM Re: EDC for formal occasions [Re: wildman800]
Bingley Offline
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Registered: 02/27/08
Posts: 1415
Umm, what sort of wedding results in multiple scraped knees? On second thought, don't answer. This is a family-friendly forum.

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#292905 - 08/08/19 03:43 AM Re: EDC for formal occasions [Re: wildman800]
haertig Offline
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Registered: 03/13/05
Posts: 2105
Loc: Colorado
What I'm wondering, is how did a thread that has been dead for 11-1/2 years get resurrected? How does one even search out a thread that old to reply to it? Holy Necropost, Batman! Inquiring minds want to know!

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#292906 - 08/08/19 02:22 PM Re: EDC for formal occasions [Re: wildman800]
gonewiththewind Offline
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Registered: 10/14/08
Posts: 1517
It is good that old questions are researched before asking them again. It is good that the old threads are still accessible. It is good that people are interested.

Many times I have seen questions or subjects get repeated without looking at what has been discussed before.

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#292907 - 08/08/19 03:56 PM Re: EDC for formal occasions [Re: wildman800]
chaosmagnet Offline
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Registered: 12/03/09
Posts: 3228
Loc: USA
There is no rule against thread necromancy.

In some cases resurrecting old threads is done by spammers. Clearly, that's not what's going on here.



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#292909 - 08/08/19 04:59 PM Re: EDC for formal occasions [Re: Bingley]
Jeanette_Isabelle Offline
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Originally Posted By: Bingley
Umm, what sort of wedding results in multiple scraped knees? On second thought, don't answer. This is a family-friendly forum.

The answer is G Rated. It involves a crack in a concrete sidewalk and a person running. If you are sure you don't want me to answer, I won't.

Jeanette Isabelle
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