Next: Cover image from the Autumn / Winter collection 1982 Pin on Pinterest

Next: Detail of the Autumn / Winter 1982 collection featuring one of the dresses held in our collection. Pin on Pinterest

Next: Plaid wool dress with knitted collar and cuffs, Next 1982. Featured in their printed brochure also in the collections, retailing for £29.95. Pin on Pinterest

Next: Label from a wool and leather suit Autumn/ Winter 1984. Pin on Pinterest

Costume: 1930s dark blue wool gabardine ski suit comprising of a jacket, trousers and a cap with ear flaps. Made by H.A Beal of Regent Street in London.
Leather motorcycling outfit worn during the 1930s. The leather coat, gloves, hat and boots would have protected the wearer from the cold wind, rain, mud and dirt from the roads, and the risk of injury in an accident. Pin on Pinterest

Costume: Woman's jacket embellished with bronze coins. Designed by Rifat Ozbeck, 1991. Pin on Pinterest

Costume: Woman's knitted jumper. Made by the designer John Ashpool, 1974.
Our collections hold over 300 knitted or crocheted garments from the 1920s through to the present day.
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Costume: Evening dress of red silk chiffon by Zandra Rhodes, 1974. This dress is made from a print called Lace Mountain and has a finely pleated collar trimmed with tiny bronze beads.
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Costume: Woman's side saddle riding outfit made from a black striped wool broadcloth, worn c1900.
Man's three piece suit of grey herringbone wool. Made by C.F Hoggett and Son of Leicester in 1910. Pin on Pinterest

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