Tips on improving theatrical costume, including the tricky issue of skirt, petticoat and hoop length - how long should each be?
Constance MacKenzie continues exploring the crinoline's development, making a light & collapsible Victorian cage crinoline.
Historical shoes - gorgeous but can be tricky to walk in. Here's how to rubber the soles to avoid slipping & landing on your bum roll.
As 19th and 20th century fashion and society changed, so did the rules for when, where, what and how to wear aprons.