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Costume Society Scotland

Monthly Guest Speakers return to what's on

Monday nights

2nd October 2017

Roman Dress in Classical Art

Dr Glenys Davies BA, PhD

Honorary Fellow, Classical Art and Archaeology, University of Edinburgh

 

6 November 2017

Tailoring and Tailored Garments c1780-1840

Highlights from National Museums Scotland Collection

Emily Taylor

Assistant Curator, European Decorative Arts NMS

 

4 December 2017

Christmas Party - Jacobite theme

 

8 January 2018

Representative from Hamilton & Inches, Jeweller

 

5 February 2018

Naomi Tarrant - 'Goodbye to the Hobble'. Women's dress 1914 - 1918.

Naomi is formerly the Curator of Costume and Textiles, National Museums of Scotland.

 

5 March 2018

'You Must Never Travel Without One’

Advice to Lady Travellers at Home and Abroad

Helen Edwards

Curator of Applied Art, City of Edinburgh Council Museums & Galleries

 

2 April 2018

'THE IMPACT AND LEGACY OF RICHLY DECORATED TEXTILES IN OTTOMAN TURKISH DRESS'

Jennifer Scarce

Honorary Lecturer, Middle Eastern Cultures, University of Dundee.

Formerly Principal Curator, Middle Eastern Collections, National Museum of Scotland

 

14 May 2018

Annual General Meeting

 

June 2018

Summer Outing (details later)

 

 

 

Members (and visitors) are encouraged to bring in talk related photos, accessories, garments etc to share with members before and after meetings

 

 

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