The Modish and the Militant

Saturday, 10th December, 2016 - 2:30pm

The Bowes Museum, Newgate, Barnard Castle, Co Durham. DL12 8NP

Join Lucie Whitmore to explore the links between conflict and women’s fashion. This talk will explore the experiences of women in wartime Britain, the changes in mourning dress, the growing practicality of women’s clothing and its balance between austerity and patriotism.

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