The School of Historical Dress
Thu 7th March 2019
52 Lambeth Road,
Founded in Lambeth in 2009 to promote the study of historical dress using primary sources.
Principal Jenny Tiramani will give an introductory talk, show us Renaissance textiles, historic garment reconstructions and a handling session in the store.
We will look at the Janet Arnold (costume historian) and Santina M. Levey (lace specialist, ex V & A) archives and the Hopkins’ (collectors) collection of garments.
Limited to 30 people
Guests £38 (must attend with a Textile Society member)