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We are about to embark on another adventure, this time examining a late 18th Century dress that appears to have been in the process of alteration, when it was stored away for around 220 years. 

The dress, shown above, has no horrid different colour sti...

December 10, 2016

Highly recommended references used within this article:

  1. '18th Century Embroidery Techniques' Gail Marsh. Guild of Master Craftsmen. 2006

  2. 'The Art of Dress' Jane Ashelford. National Trust 1996

  3. 'Old English Costumes' Harrods/Victoria & Albert Museum. Undated...

November 25, 2016

A recent sale saw a large and magnificent collection being on offer, some of the items reaching £4000.00 and more. 

They all came from a private collection, and although I know little about the one's I have for sale, I completely trust the descriptions provided. I just...

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