Northern Society of Costume and Textiles

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Special Offer: Any non-member attending a meeting, who subsequently joins the Society at  that meeting,  will be refunded the difference  between the Members Meeting Fee and the Guest Meeting Fee for that meeting



Date: 09/02/2019

Title: All's Wool that ends Wool

Venue: St Peter's Church Hall, Saltaire, Bradford BD18 4JH

Online Bookings By: 06/02/2019 - Click for the Online Booking Form or the Printable Booking Form


9th February, 2019

St Peter's Church Hall, Saltaire, Bradford, BD18 4JH

"All's Wool that ends Wool"

"Fashionability" by Regina Lee Blaszczyk.  The story of Abraham Moon and Sons (Guiseley) Ltd and the creation of British Cloth for the global market

"So you want to knit a jumper", a promtional film from the late 1940's made by Listers whch show the production of their knitting yarns and the development of their knitting patterns.  This will be presented by Dr Mike Bartle

PLEASE NOTE:  Pre-booking is essential for this meeting, but this cannot be done until the full details of the event are posted here about 3 weeks before the event.


Date: 06/04/2019

Title: Woman in Gold

Venue: Friends Meeting House, York YO1 9RL

Online Bookings By: 03/04/2019 - Click for the Online Booking Form or the Printable Booking Form

Saturday, 6th April, 2019

Friends Meeting House, Friargate, York YO1 9RL


A History Wardrobe Production

Art, glamour and intrigue! Explore the lure of gold in fashion and the hidden world of women in art. Inspired by the dazzling embellishments of artist Gustav Klimt, and the fate of one of his most famous paintings, this fabulous and alluring presentation showcases stunning examples of Belle Epoque dressmaking.


PLEASE NOTE: Pre-booking for this meeting is essential, but cannot be made before the full details are posted here about 3 weeks in advance of the event.