May 14, 2018
A fascinating review of the exhibition ‘My 1950s: Women. Fashion. Everyday Life.’ currently showing at the Nordiska Museet in Stockholm from CS Ambassador Eanna Morrison Barrs.
May 10, 2018
Using Konstantin Stanislavski's theories of Performance, in this first of three instalments, CS Ambassador Beth Graham discusses the corset and ideals of Victorian Femininity.
May 3, 2018
CS Ambassador Francesca Scantlebury reviews the conference ‘Dress and Décor’ hosted last month by the Institute of Scottish Historical Research as part of their tenth-anniversary celebrations.
April 27, 2018
Blythe House, Olympia is home to the V&A's Clothworkers' Centre where, on the 8th April 2018, CS Ambassador Valerie Wilson attended a 'behind the scenes' visit hosted by the V&A and the British Museum.
April 19, 2018
As we come to the anniversary of Prince’s death Costume Society ambassador Casci Ritchie shares her research into how this iconic look came to fruition.
April 18, 2018
Following BBC Four's hugely successful series 'A Stitch in Time', CS Ambassador Jade Bailey-Dowling visits the series' namesake exhibition at Ham House, Richmond and shares with us her thoughts on the exhibition's themes.
April 12, 2018
One of our new CS ambassador recruits Casci Ritchie reviews ‘Artists Textiles - Picasso to Warhol’, an exhibition in partnership with the Fashion and Textile Museum showing at the New Lanark Visitor Centre until 29th April 2018.
April 1, 2018
CS Ambassador Katy Canales discusses the enduring appeal of Marimekko just in time for the opening of the 'Century of the Child: Nordic Design for Children 1900 to Today' exhibition at the V&A Museum of Childhood.
March 29, 2018
The Costume Society at the Eco-Age launch
March 24, 2018
Costume Society Ambassador Francesca Scantlebury shares her research into the protective power of coral in early modern dress.