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TTOD101 Talk on Demand – Self Fashioning: Embroidery & Needlework in Dress

£5.00

This is a recording of a live online event originally broadcast on Wednesday 28 October 2020 and is available to view On Demand now until 30 September 2021. 

Join the RSN’s Amy Hare to see some rare and wonderful pieces from our archives in this object-focused Talk followed by a Q&A session. This Talk will reveal how embroidery has adorned and embellished fashionable dress for centuries.

You'll discover how these objects demonstrate a lived experience of the past and how they can be used and preserved for generations to come. From needlework studios to bedroom stitchers, Amy will discuss how embroidery has been used to create the 'self' through fashion throughout the ages.

Important information - Watching the Talk

In order to watch this Talk, first please 'add to basket' then go to the checkout and pay for your purchase. Once you have purchased this Talk on Demand you can immediately watch it by either returning to this page, or to our main Talks on Demand page, where you will see a 'Watch Now' button for the Talk. Please note that you will need to be signed in to the site using the account used to purchase the Talk in order to watch the recording. You will not be emailed a separate link to watch. You can watch as many times as you wish until the close date. Thank you.

For details on other RSN Talks on Demand, please visit our Talks on Demand page. 

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This is a recording of a live online event originally broadcast on Wednesday 28 October 2020 and is available to view On Demand now until 30 September 2021. 

Join the RSN’s Amy Hare to see some rare and wonderful pieces from our archives in this object-focused Talk followed by a Q&A session. This Talk will reveal how embroidery has adorned and embellished fashionable dress for centuries.

You’ll discover how these objects demonstrate a lived experience of the past and how they can be used and preserved for generations to come. From needlework studios to bedroom stitchers, Amy will discuss how embroidery has been used to create the ‘self’ through fashion throughout the ages.

Important information – Watching the Talk

In order to watch this Talk, first please ‘add to basket’ then go to the checkout and pay for your purchase. Once you have purchased this Talk on Demand you can immediately watch it by either returning to this page, or to our main Talks on Demand page, where you will see a ‘Watch Now‘ button for the Talk. Please note that you will need to be signed in to the site using the account used to purchase the Talk in order to watch the recording. You will not be emailed a separate link to watch. You can watch as many times as you wish until the close date. Thank you.

For details on other RSN Talks on Demand, please visit our Talks on Demand page.