Costume Society Ambassadors
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 24, 2018
Costume Society Ambassador Francesca Scantlebury shares her research into the protective power of coral in early modern dress.
March 16, 2018
CS Ambassador Eanna Morrison Barrs reviews the fist episode of HowStuffWorks' new podcast Dressed: The History of Fashion.
March 8, 2018
Ambassador Jade Bailey-Dowling reports from Brighton Museum & Art Gallery’s recent ‘MuseumLab’ event devoted to the 100-year anniversary of the Representation of the People Act.
March 4, 2018
Please welcome the final two ambassadors for 2018; Beth Graham and Valerie Wilson.
February 27, 2018
This time around, please welcome our ambassadors for 2018 Casci Ritchie, Emma Kelly and Katy Canales.