Interview on historic royal fashion

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About this learning resource

Format: Video

Dr Sally Tuckett, Lecturer in Dress and Textile Histories, University of Glasgow describes her interest in historic fashion. She explains why the study of fashion and dress is so useful for social historians and what the study of royal and court dress tells us.

Exam board links

Supports Art, Craft and Design and Textile Design specifications for OCR, AQA and Edexcel.

Learning objectives

  • Understand that historic fashion can teach us about the past.
  • Understand the role that royal courts have historically had in creating fashion.
  • Understand why Kensington Palace is important in the history of royal fashion.

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Resource Information

Key Stage

KS5 (age 16+)

Subject

Art & Design

Topic

Georgians

Type

For the classroom

Palace

Kensington Palace

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