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Coming soon: more on the making of Mona Lisa’s gown!

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Lady Eleanor Glanville, Lady of the Butterflies

We have been filming a few short sequences from the life of Lady Eleanor Glanville (c.1654–1709), the first English female lepidopterist. One of the things I had to make for this scene was a 17th century butterfly ‘clap net’, but … Continue reading

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His ‘Rose without a Thorn’

Replicating a gown for Queen Catherine Howard Queen Catherine Howard. Photograph © John Bennett. In 2009 I was asked to re-create a Tudor gown fit for Queen Catherine Howard, fifth wife of Henry VIII, for display at Gainsborough Old Hall … Continue reading

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