Marie Antoinette Talk

Pink Silk Court Gown

Tweet Just thought I would let you know that I have completed my new talk for 2017 it is called ‘Queen of Fashion : What Queen Marie Antoinette wore to the Revolution’ My exciting talk […] Read more »

Heighton WI

Tweet     Last night we presented our Regency Talk and Costume Display for Heighton WI – Heighton is a very pretty village quite close to Newton Aycliffe.It was for a special WI event called […] Read more »

Tudor Talk

Tweet Last Friday  21 October we presented our Tudor Talk for a ladies group in Brancepeth. My talk included Tudor Underwear and costumes inspired by King Henry VIII, Anne Boleyn, Elizabeth I and Mary Queen […] Read more »

Marie Antoinette Gown

Cream dress

Tweet Decorating my Robe a La Francaise I am writing a new talk about Fashion and Queen Marie Antoinette.  I have already designed and made a number of garments for my new lecture which include […] Read more »

Tudors at Thropton WI

With Ann at Thropton WI

Tweet Earlier this week we presented our Tudor Talk with costume display for Thropton WI. Thropton is a very pretty village in Northumberland which is next to the picturesque town of Rothbury. We were located […] Read more »

Border Textile Group

Tweet “Enter the World of Jane Austen’ Regency Talk and Costume Display” I presented my Jane Austen Regency Talk with Costume Display on 9 April 2016 for the Border Textile Group in Foulden. They have […] Read more »

Celebrating Shakespeare

Tweet   It is the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare this year and his life and works  will be celebrated over the country. William Shakespeare  was born in 1564  and died in […] Read more »