Exhibition Review-A Century of Style: Costume and Color 1800-1899

Slightly outdated but I wanted to share my thoughts on this exhibition, held at Kelvingrove Museum in Glasgow from 25 September 2015-14th February 2016… Let me start by saying that I have a deep love for Kelvingrove Museum, so when I found out that they would be hosting this exhibition I was so excited! Kelvingrove … More Exhibition Review-A Century of Style: Costume and Color 1800-1899

The deep end, Part 1.

So, on with the historical costuming posts. My first, real, completed historical outfit wasn’t actually for me surprisingly. It was a voluntary summer uni project for a museum in the Scottish Borders. Paisley in Scotland had a long, illustrious career manufacturing, you guessed it, Paisley Shawls. The Paisley Shawl is not native to Scotland however-it’s … More The deep end, Part 1.