Sunday, March 15, 2009
Living History.ie (Ireland)
Living History Library
A great way to get titbit's of info is to eavesdrop on the Academics! Here you have access to their chat..
Victoria and Albert Museum : http://www.vam.ac.uk/
Quarry Bank Mill Museum : http://www.rmplc.co.uk/orgs/quarrybankmill/
Cornucopia: UK Museum Collections: http://www.cornucopia.org.uk/termsAZ/aterms.html/
American Textile History Museum : http://www.athm.org/sites/athm24/home.html
Textile Museum Washington : http://www.textilemuseum.org/
Macclesfield Silk Museum : http://www.silk-macclesfield.org/
Helmshore Museum : http://www.lancashire.com/lcc/museums/htm.htm
Museum of Costume : http://www.museumofcostume.co.uk/Default.htm
Museum of Costume and Lace : http://www.brussels-online.be/musee-du-costume/index.htm
Centre for North West Regional Studies, Lancaster University http://www.lancs.ac.uk/users/cnwrs
StringPage - how-to information, photographs and resource lists for a wide variety of textile techniques
Lotherene Experimental Archaeology
Anne Blinks Textile collection - Pictures, papers and general information
Textile Resources for the re-enactor - Just about everything!
History of English Embroidery - Great blog by Helen Cowans
Ciesta-Textiles - The CIETA is an international association founded in 1954 in order to coordinate work methods used by specialists in ancient textiles, based is in Lyon, France.
Annatextiles - Anne Wanner's Textiles in History - lots of links and info on publications, ecents, etc
SCA - The SCA is an international organization dedicated to researching and re-creating the arts and skills of pre-17th-century Europe. Has just about everything.