The Ninth Annual Italian Renaissance Costuming Challenge

April 1 to July 31, 2019


The Entrants

March 31: Registration has closed. We have a total of 28 entrants for IRCC 9. Entrants are listed in order of registration.

May 2: The first deadline has passed and 22 entrants remain. April progress updates are ongoing. Each update webbed is denoted with a

May 10: April progress updates are now all viewable. Next deadline is June 1.

June 2: Deadline for May progress updates. Post deadline result: 20 of 22 entrants have submitted their updates on time. Updates will be webbed in order of receiving them.

June 14: One entrant disqualified. 19 entrants remain.

June 27: All remaining entrants' pages have now been updated with their May progress reports.

July 1: June progress reports submitted. Three entrants have withdrawn, 16 remain. Correction: 1 entrant didn't submit or contact me: 15 entrants remain. Updates to entrants' pages are ongoing.

July 20: All remaining entrants' pages have now been updated with their third, June progress, updates.

July 28: There has been one withdrawal as of today, and one July progress update combined with a final update has been received. July progress updates will begin now. Final updates will be posted online after August 15.

July 29: Another entrant has withdrawn. Thirteen remain.

July 30: Another one bites the dust! Twelve entrants remain.

August 2: Another entrant has had to bow out. And one didn't make the deadline nor contacted me, so she's out too. This year's been tough! Only 10 entrants remain!

August 14: All entrants' July progress updates have now been webbed. Entrants who successfully submit their final photos and outfit summaries by midnight on August 15 will become our Finalists for 2019. Their pages will be online as soon as possible after the 15th.

Amber Gordon
Florida, USA


Red Audiss
Montana, USA


Kathleen Zanardo
Sydney, Australia

Hannah Fuhriman
Colorado, USA

Mandy L'Estrelle
Christchurch, N. Zealand

Linda Thompson
Western Australia

Crystal Tice
Iowa, USA

Penelope Millar
Virginia, USA

Krystyan Follansbee
New Hampshire, USA

Kairi Clark
California, USA

Tia Knight
Oregon, USA

Dianne Stucki
Michigan, USA

Elizabeth Becker
New Hampshire, USA

Liz Thumann
Pennsylvania, USA


Hallie Larsen
Arizona, USA

Kathy Whitaker
Georgia, USA

Josie Welch
Christchurch, N. Zealand

Ellen Legros
Louisiana, USA

Jo Foster
Wyoming, USA

Meg Vaughan
Georgia, USA

Ben Pung
Georgia, USA

April Maybee
Indiana, USA

Sharon Gray
Georgia, USA


Helena Frei
Ontario, Canada

Hastings Sanderson
Utah, USA

Hannah Sanderson
Washington, USA

Eva Bolinder
Västerbotten, Sweden

Tatiana Kaish
Moscow, Russia