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Living with Coco Chanel Book Review

Living with Coco Chanel Book Review

November 11, 2019
Guest Blogger Casci Ritchie reviews the latest addition to a wealth of literature dedicated to fashion's most famous couturier, Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel.

Grace of Monaco: Princess in Dior

Grace of Monaco: Princess in Dior

November 7, 2019
CS ambassador coordinator Vicky Haddock recounts her time spent in Granville visiting the Musée Christian Dior currently showing an exhibition dedicated to Princess Grace of Monaco.

The Burmese Performance Costume

The Burmese Performance Costume

October 28, 2019
In her second case study Sarahlouise explores this extraordinary costume from Brighton Museum.

The Mod suit of the 1960s at Brighton Museum

The Mod suit of the 1960s at Brighton Museum

October 16, 2019
In the following run of blogs CS ambassador Sarahlouise takes an in depth look at three individual ensembles from local museum collections.

Costume Ambassadorship: A Reflection

Costume Ambassadorship: A Reflection

September 29, 2019
As her time as a Costume Society Ambassador comes to an end, Emma Kelly reflects on her journey over the past two years and encourages those interested in applying to just "go for it!"

The Fashion Gallery at the Bankfield Museum

The Fashion Gallery at the Bankfield Museum

September 8, 2019
CS Ambassador Eanna Morrison Barrs interviews Elinor Camille-Wood, curator of the Fashion Gallery at Bankfield Museum, Halifax, on exhibition until 24th December 2019.

‘Pre-Raphelites and the Arts and Craft Movement’ conference 2019

‘Pre-Raphelites and the Arts and Craft Movement’ conference 2019

August 19, 2019
CS Ambassador Beth Graham shares highlights from day two of our 'Pre-Raphelites and the Arts and Craft Movement' conference, 2019.

‘Pre-Raphelites and the Arts and Craft Movement’ conference 2019

‘Pre-Raphelites and the Arts and Craft Movement’ conference 2019

August 19, 2019
CS Ambassador Katy Canales shares highlights from day one of our 'Pre-Raphelites and the Arts and Craft Movement' conference, 2019.

The Way We Wore

The Way We Wore

August 6, 2019
CS Ambassador Emma Kelly visits NMI to discover more about Irish dress exhibited in ‘The Way We Wore’ exhibition.

Patterns of Fashion and Patterns for Performance Awards 2019

Patterns of Fashion and Patterns for Performance Awards 2019

July 30, 2019
The winners were announced at our conference in Birmingham

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