Wool, Jet and Whalebone with the History Wardrobe

Event information

Date: Sat, 13 April 2024

Time: Starts at 2pm, seats from 1:45pm.

Cost: £20 non-members, Lit&Phil Members £15

Type: Event , Talk

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History Wardrobe presents: WOOL, JET & WHALEBONE
Celebrating 200 years of fashionable life in Whitby.
Come and join Lucy Adlington & Meridith Towne for this well-dressed history of Whitby women, featuring herring girls & holiday makers, cake-bakers & corsetry. We’ll explore the fascinating connections between clothes & local industry, showcasing original garments – from wooly swimsuits to luxurious mourning wear. The is a second chance to see the show which was specially commissioned for
the bicentenary of Whitby Museum last year.