Dressing the Victorian Lady – The Dress
Join us for an informative and entertaining talk from Margo Singer and Polly MacLeod on Dressing the Victorian Lady, focusing on the dress itself.
In this session, Margo and Polly will talk through and show examples of day and evening dresses worn by Victorian ladies. You will have the opportunity to look at how dresses were constructed, adapted and the materials used, and closely examine a printed silk dress and a silk satin bodice. Ticket price includes tea and cake.
Other talks in this series include:
Tickets £8 or £12 with house entry valid for 12 months.
Thu 20th Sep 1.30pm - 3pm