Talk & workshop on historical Planter dress

Reaping What They Sewed: An Interpretation of Planter Dress

Costume and textile specialist Bonnie Elliott will be giving an illustrated presentation on historical Planter clothing on January 28th. She will look at the primary source material from the 1760s and offer practical assistance for recreating the style of clothing worn in Cobequid during the period 1761 – 1780.  Participation is free to the public and we ask that you call in advance to register at 895-6284.

Truro Daily News story:  Period clothing brings era to life

Event Details:

When: Friday, January 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m

Where: The Colchester Historical Society Museum, 29 Young St., Truro

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