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Professional Organizations for Fashion/Dress Historians

So you've been thinking you want to take your interest in fashion history a little further? Joining a professional organization may be just the ticket! "Professional" is a little bit of a misnomer, as in the world of fashion and dress studies these groups often also welcome enthusiasts as well, and they certainly love to… Continue reading Professional Organizations for Fashion/Dress Historians

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An Introduction

Welcome to my new blog, "The Sartorial Sleuth". I am Alyssa, perhaps you know my other blog, "What Would Nancy Drew Wear?" My aim with creating "The Dress Detective" blog is to provide a separate, more academically minded outlet for my historical sewing projects and research than can be found on WWNDW? Jane Austen Birthday… Continue reading An Introduction