Category Archives: Exhibitions

VINTAGE AT KILLERTON HOUSE | The Nature of Fashion Exhibition

Last weekend we headed to Killerton House in search of an entertaining day out and a bit of vintage fashion history. The National Trust property was exhibiting The Nature of Fashion, a showcase of luxurious antique clothes from its collections. The focus was on the development natural fibres including silk, wool, cotton and linen from the […]

BIRDS OF PARADISE – PLUMES & FEATHERS IN FASHION

Amid the dark glamour of late October week we headed to The Bowes Museum’s latest exhibition; Birds of Paradise – Plumes & Feathers In Fashion. The exhibition champions the role of feathers and plumes in dress history, showing how they have been used to adorn everything from ornate shoes to couture dresses. They are represented as […]