Dressing the Victorian Lady – Outerwear and Accessories

Join us for an informative and entertaining┬átalk from Margo Singer and Polly MacLeod on Dressing the Victorian Lady, focusing on Nineteenth-Century outerwear. In this session, Margo and Polly will talk through and show examples of fashionable outerwear, looking at how it was constructed and decorated. The discussion will include shawls, and the different types worn by different classes. You’ll have the opportunity to see how a Victorian lady would wear her shawl and learn how to identify a Paisley shawl. … Continue reading Dressing the Victorian Lady – Outerwear and Accessories