The Sporting Life: Historic Costumes for Fun and Games

SMOC [ The Society for the Museum of Original Costume ] inaugurates  the fall season with a sporting spectacle hosted by Ivan Sayers. A brand new series of lectures and events begins on...

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Wetcoast Rainwear

SMOC Welcomes Spring with “Wet-Coast Rainwear”

SMOC PRESENTS: “WET-COAST RAINWEAR” DECADES OF DRESSING FOR LIQUID SUNSHINE Spring has arrived !      Join costume historian Ivan Sayers for a live fashion show and lecture on how to stay chic and...

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A Living Culture: Woven Arts of Peru

A Living Culture: The Woven Arts of Peru Art and Textiles Conservator Sarah Confer charts a colourful journey through the indigenous textiles of Peru. Her presentation outlines the centuries-old traditions of woven fabrics,...

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