Saturday, July 8, 2017
Lecture: "'For the heat is beyond your conception:' Dressing for the Heat in the Eighteenth Century"
On Thursday, July 13 , join Neal Hurst, Associate Curator, Costumes and Textiles, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation for an illustrated ...
Thursday, July 6, 2017
Versatility of a Victorian Farm Wife’s Wedding or Best Dress
The Newmarket Historical Society, Newmarket, NH held an exhibition of wedding dresses from New England, housed in the collection ...
Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Fashionable Folks: What New Englanders Wore, 1830s-1920s
Recently, I had the opportunity to visit 'What New Englanders Wore, 1830s-1920s' on view at The Colonel Paul...
Sunday, July 2, 2017
Made in London, Worn in America: Brocaded Silk Shoes, c. 1760
An elegant pair of brocaded silk buckle shoes, with leather sole and carved wood heel, were London-made by John Hose & Son, c. 1760 a...
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