Posts Tagged ‘Regency cloth’

Manchester Art Gallery features Dressing Up, Dressing Down on its website. Check out this virtual exhibit of late 18th century dress online. Jane Austen would have been quite familiar with these gowns during her childhood.

Norwich Textiles offers a beautiful site with a history of its lush fabrics. Click here to read about the manufacture of its 19th century fabrics, including the Norwich Shawl, so popular during the regency era.

If you are privileged to own vintage clothing, this excellent article tells you how to store the items properly. Click here.

Image: Manchester Art Gallery

Also read: Fabrics in the Regency Era

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