September 19, 2017
In this guest blog past ambassador Dr. Benjamin Wild defines the term ‘fancy dress costume’ for the purposes of his forthcoming book.
September 18, 2017
The Costume Society seeks a treasurer to manage our financial affairs
September 8, 2017
Ambassador Gabriella Daris reflects on the exhibition ‘Present Imperfect: Disorderly Apparel Reconfigured’.
September 1, 2017
‘Diana: Her Fashion Story’ at Kensington Palace – an exhibition reviewed from two perspectives. Ambassador Victoria Haddock shares her thoughts in the first of two blogs.
August 23, 2017
A 2017 Costume Society conference review on the theme of writing fashion celebrating 50 years of the Costume journal.
August 19, 2017
A 2017 Costume Society conference review on the theme of 'writing fashion' celebrating 50 years of the Costume journal.
August 2, 2017
Hannah Jackson, Assistant Curator of Fashion and Textiles at the Bowes Museum, was granted the Art Fund’s New Collecting Award in 2015. In this guest blog she describes the process of collecting couture today for the Museum’s long-deceased co-founder.
July 26, 2017
Ambassador Olivia Gecseg reports on the Costume Society’s April excursion to Blythe House.
July 17, 2017
Ambassador Rachel Sayers describes a recent visit to the newly re-opened Fashion and Style Gallery at NMS.
June 30, 2017
Ambassador Victoria Haddock researches the three dresses worn by 'Gone with the Wind' star Vivien Leigh which have made their way into the collection of the Royal Albert Memorial Museum in Exeter.