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Celebrate the sumptuous styles of Victorian fashion at this illustrated talk given by costume historian and dressmaker Meridith Towne.

Towne outlines what was expected from the Victorian dressmaker, and the circumstances in which they worked.

The event takes place in the museum’s Whitaker Room.

Tickets available from the Silk Museum Shop on Park Lane or call 01625 612045 to purchase tickets over the phone, and collect on the door.

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Macclesfield Silk Museum and Paradise Mill

Park Lane, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 6TJ

01625 612045


Opening times

Apr – Nov
Mon – Sat, 10am – 4pm

Nov – Apr
Mon – Sat, 10am – 3pm

Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day and Good Friday.

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