More historical clothing exhibits of interest

Colonial Williamsburg’s virtual museum: Browse their collections online!
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Kent State University’s upcoming exhibit commemorating the American Civil War.

September 30, 2011 – August 26, 2012

Click here for the link to the upcoming exhibit.
Also, Kent State University is creating a searchable catalogue of their collection! Exciting!

About Susan

Hi! My name is Susan and I am a historian, seamstress, teacher, mother, and wife. My passion for history has manifested itself in the art of recreating clothing from different periods of time. Growing up in the American South, I am heavily schooled in the art of recreating clothing from the 19th century. After nearly a decade of immersing myself primarily in the Victorian period, I found the need to branch out and explore other periods of time. However, it is my connection with the American South and the clothing of rural America that continues to be the driving force behind my designs.

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  1. I love drawing and designing clothes by taking historical looks and modonising them into the likes of coctail dresses e.t.c these pictures have been an inspraion and a great help!

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