I have over 25 years experience of selling antique laces and other textiles in markets (including many years in London's famous Portobello Road market), antiques fairs and centres in the U.K, as well as abroad (in Japan for instance). I love chatting about lace and look forward to sharing my passion for the subject with you, showing you some of my personal collection of intricate handmade…
We meet at the historic Victoria and Albert Museum, where I will take you on a tour around selected galleries, focusing on antique lace, whitework, costume, portraits, and objects that relate to lace and its place within the culture of each age. During the tour I will give a brief introduction to the history of lace, using these objects to illustrate the various techniques of lace making, where…
A complimentary tea or coffee at the restaurant is included in the experience price. Private tours are available for individuals or groups. Please message me for details.
Pieces of antique lace I’ll be bringing at least 30 pieces of gorgeous antique lace from my collection, dating from the 17th to the 20th centuries.
¥ 3,604 / 人
¥ 3,604 / 人