Northern Society of Costume and Textiles
THE NORTHERN SOCIETY
OF COSTUME AND TEXTILES

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NEW FASHION GALLERY OPENS IN HALIFAX

A brillaint new Fashion Gallery has just opened (in May) at the Bankfeld Museum in Halifax whch is well worth a visit.  For details of opening hours etc.click here




8 September - 6 October
A Thread Through Time: British & American Quilts 1800-1930

The Garden Rooms, Tennants Auctioneers, Leyburn ,North Yorkshite
An exhibition of quilts from an exceptional private collection, exploring the quilting and patchworking traditions of Britain and America.

For more informatioin click  here




GENTLEMAN JACK COSTUMES

Visit the Bankfield Museum in Halifax for an exclusive chance to see a selection of costumes designed by Tom Pye for BBC TV's Gentleman Jack written by Sally Wainwight.  Available until 25 October

For more details click here




16 January - 16 February
Man & Boy: Male Dress 1730-1930

An exhibition in The Garden Rooms, at Tennants Auctioneers, Leyburn, North Yortkshire

On loan from the Private Collections of Mark Wallis and Alasdair Peebles
Using real garments the exhibition will tell the story of clothes worn by men and boys at work, at war and at play over two hundred years

For more information click here