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18th Century Women’s Dress 2

Image 45Katy walks us through the undergarments and accessories that helped create the fashionable 18th century look.

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Pleating - Part 1

Pleating Image 8Our ancestors knew how to embellish! Lisha walks us through several different simple ways of making pleats and ruffles.

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How to Revive Hinged Purses

How to Revive Hinged Purses by Lynn McMastersThe world is full of gorgeous metal frame purses with disintegrating fabrics. Here's how to restore them to beauty. (Includes pattern)

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Creating a Vintage Wardrobe

Creating a Vintage Wardrobe by Constance MacKenzieHave you ever wanted to take your love of period clothing into everyday life, but felt overwhelmed? Constance shows us how.

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18th Century Women’s Dress 1

18th Century Women’s Dress 1 by Katy WerlinFashion is deeply connected with the socio-cultural world in which it arises. Katy explains some of the driving forces of the 18th c. world. 

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London Museums: Behind the Scenes

Behind the Scenes at London Museums by Marion McNealySuitcase, passports and a utility bill….? Here's all you need to know to get behind the scenes at the biggest London museums.

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