Monday 7th October 2019
Milford's Shirts: Scotland, Linen and Clothing the Enslaved
Dr Sally Tuckett
Lecturer in Dress & Textile History, University of Glasgow
Monday 4th November 2019
Fabric design and decoration on vintage Kimono
Former Museum Curator & Head of Cultural Services and avid textile collector
Monday 2nd December 2019 - 19:00 (note earlier time)
Xmas party - Cocktail theme, details here
Monday 6th January 2020
'Better is the Proud Plaid'
Clothing and tartans worn by the Jacobite forces in the '45'
Monday 3rd February 2020
‘Thinking about Fashion through the Collection
of the National Galleries of Scotland.’
Professor Chris Breward
Director of Collection and Research at the National Galleries of Scotland
Monday 2nd March 2020
‘Little Black Dress’
Senior Curator, Modern and Contemporary Fashion and Textiles, National Museum of Scotland
If you own a LBD please wear it!
Costume Society Scotland regrets that owing to the Covid-19 situation attendance at meetings (for the time being) will be restricted to members only.
Unfortunately our first meeting in October has been cancelled as we have to adhere to new distancing measures, hopefully we'll see you in November.
Monday 2nd November 2020
Xmas party - Details TBA
Monday 11th January 2021
Janet CM Starkey MA, MPhil, PhD
Retired Lecturer in Anthropology, Durham University
Monday 1st February 2021
'Amidst Flowers and Leafy Trees'
Garden scenes in Iranian dress and textiles
Principal Curator, Middle East and South Asia, Department of World Studies, NMS
Rosalind Janssen, BA, MA, MSc, MTeach, MTh, PGCE, SFHEA
Honorary Lecturer, UCL Institute of Education
Lace maker, designer and teacher
Previously at Costume Society Scotland
Silk velvet, silk crépe de chine and angora rabbit evening coat c 1930/36