Jun 09 2018
Lecture: Sherlock Hems: The Search for Clues to Help Identity and Date Mid-Century Clothing presented by Textiles West at Cottonwood Center for the Arts, Colorado Springs CO

Lecture: Sherlock Hems: The Search for Clues to He...

Presented by Textiles West at Cottonwood Center for the Arts

If you are sourcing vintage clothing for your wardrobe, for theatrical use, or for resale, knowing how to identify what was made when is imperative to the accurate impression of your characters and paying (or asking) appropriate prices.

Wink O’Connell, owner of Tiddleywink Vintage, will bring examples spanning most decades of the 20th century, and discuss “secret” clues to look for, whether you are scouring racks at the thrift store, digging through dark closets at an estate sale, or buying online from an unknown vendor.

Admission Info

Member: $10
Non-member: $12

Dates & Times

2018/06/09 - 2018/06/09

Location Info

Cottonwood Center for the Arts

427 E. Colorado Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80903