A Talk on Historic Costume

costume1Anne Ramsbottom

Presenting her material with authority, liveliness and enthusiasm Anne provided a summary of how female costume has changed since the time of Queen Elizabeth I.

Her talk was supported by a well chosen range of images. She showed us how what was worn could tell us much about social history, the power and influence of who was wearing the costume as well as about what was fashionable or unfashionable at the time.

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