You have received a one-year gift membership in the Silicon Web Costumers' Guild.

The Silicon Web Costumers' Guild (SiW) is a non-profit, educational organization for those who are interested in costumes and costuming. Our members include historic reenactors, professional, educational and community theatrical costumers, science fiction fans, renaissance festival participants, and a vast array of people who are interested in the making, wearing and display of costume.

Founded in 2003, we are a "virtual" community whose members intereact using Internet technologies, including this web site, an online costuming magazine, newsgroups, email, and other social networking tools.

Look for a confirmation email in the next several days, with an invitation to join SiW's virtual community on Google. In the mean time, visit our website, to start exploring your new virtual costuming community. For questions about your membership, contact us at