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Early 19th Century Fashions from the Corriere delle dame, Milan

23 May 2017

I recently came across several pages from Italian magazine entitled the Corriere delle dame. Established in1804, the weekly magazine was published out of Milan. The founder and editor...

Captain Archibald and Lady Sarah Macpheadris invite you to join them at their grand home...

22 May 2017

Captain Archibald and Lady Sarah Wentworth Macpheadris invite you to join them for an afternoon entertainment celebrating the ongoing 300th anniversary of the construction of their...

Fashioning the New England Family, Massachusetts Historical Society

8 May 2017

MassFashion: Fashioning the New England Family Massachusetts Historical Society October 2018 – March 2019 I am delighted to announce that I am serving as the Guest Curator...

Georgian Shoes in Transition

28 April 2017

After a five year search, I recently became the proud owner of a pair of charming and delicate Boston-made, Neoclassical slip-on shoes. The silk satin shoes feature embroidery at toe...