Gaiters, Half-Gaiters, and Spatter-dashers In this two-day workshop look at legwear, both formal military gaiters in the French & Indian war, and at simple farmer�s half-gaiters, which were pressed into service like so much civilian clothing during the Revolutionary War. Build either a pair of French military linen gaiters or a pair of civilian woolen spatter-dashers. Workshop includes linen or wool, buttons, thread, needles, wax, instruction, & lunch. Cost: $100 Friends & Volunteers: $80. Workshop takes place 9:00 am to 5:00 pm both days.