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Study Day: Dressing in Fine Style: Ruffled, Laced and Slashed

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The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace, London, SW1A 1AA
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London Victoria.  Visit National Rail Enquiries for times and fares.

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Victoria, Green Park, St. James's Park and Hyde Park Corner.  For further information visit the Transport for London website.

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Bus numbers 11, 211, C1 and C10 stop on Buckingham Palace Road.  Victoria Coach Station is a 10-minute walk from the Palace.  For further information visit the Transport for London website.

  • The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace
  • Saturday, 22 Jun 2013
  • 9.30- 17.30
  • £75
    £60 Concessions

Discover some of the secrets of Tudor and Stuart fashionable dress with this day-long course associated The Queen’s Gallery’s latest exhibition In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion. The programme will include a special lecture, an opportunity to examine historic textiles and dress accessories and to explore the techniques used to create ruffs, make lace and slash fabrics.

The day will end with a dressing of male and female models to demonstrate the complex layers of garments which created the flamboyant outfits worn in the Tudor and Stuart Courts. Participants will have hands-on opportunities to try some of these techniques and to make a sample piece to take away.

This Study Day has been devised in partnership with The School of Historical Dress.

Tickets:

£75
£60 Concessions