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Are you interested in costume history and design? We'll be sharing the stories of our costume collection this June at the Prahran Mechanics' Institute.


Tuesday September 19 – Stories Stitched in Fabric

Are you interested in costume history and design? Then join the Brighton Historical Society at the PMI Victorian History Library for a talk about their specialised costume collection. Where the diversity of items in the collection is highlighted and a few in depth stories shared. Jess, our speaker for the night will be highlighting some feature items that have been made by many hands or passed between many people. They're items infused with stories of particular times and places, communities and individuals – clothing that represents human connections across oceans and over many decades.

When: Tuesday 13 September, 7pm-8pm
Where: Prahran Mechanics' Institute Victorian History Library, 39 St Edmonds Road, Prahran
Cost: Gold coin donation (bookings essential)
Tickets: Book online now

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