Image description
Le Beau Monde - copyright Southern Counties Costume Society



Blandford Fashion Museum  


British Airways Museum Collections including

the BA Heritage Uniform Collection  


Brighton Museum  


The Olive Matthews Collection,

Chertsey Museum.  


Dorset County Museum, Dorchester  


Farnham Museum 


Fashion and Textile Museum


Hampshire Cultural Trust

Horsham Museum  


Horsham Museum "Big Dress" Project 2008 


Museum of London  


National Museum of Scotland / costume 


Petersfield Museum  


Southside House, Wimbledon  


Victoria & Albert Museum, London  


Worthing Museum


Museum of Domestic Design and Architecture ( Middlesex University)  


The Crafts Study Centre, University for the Creative Arts, Farnham  


Weald and Downland Open Air Museum

Carisbrooke Castle Museum - Isle of Wight

Bexhill Museum - The Costume Collection

Chepstow Museum




Medieval Dress and Textile Society (MEDATS)

Clothing and textiles secular and sacred


Costume Society of Great Britain


Textile Society promotes the study of textile discipilines

and celebrates the history and culture of textiles


West of England Costume Society


Northern Society of Costumes and Textiles


Costume Society of Scotland


Costume and Textile  Association for

Norfolk Museums


The Crafts Study Centre University for the Creative Arts, Farnham


Companies & Services


Hampshire Wardrobe provides a costume hire service

for schools and  drama groups


Hardy Amies has a pre-bookable tour of their archives

on Tuesdays and Thursdays to celebrate the 100th

anniversary of the designer's birth


JMD&Co - Makers of fine reproduction period



Whitchurch Silk Mill


Meg Andrews - Antique Costumes and Textiles


The School of Historical Dress - Directors Jenny Tiramani, Santina M Levey, Vanessa Hopkings - London based - To join mailing list for updates on events and courses write to

Period Costume Information Sites


The Tudor Tailor


Tudor Effigies

A database of photographs of 16th century dress

on funeral monuments


Corpus Vitrearum Medii Aevi

An international survey of medieval stained glass

in Britain


We will make every effort to ensure that the information on our pages is correct however inaccuracies may occur.

Please check the details on your event booking form before returning it to Southern Counties Costume Society