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Jane Austen Regency Week

Embroidery Workshop with Charlotte Bailey

Event Location: Chawton House, Winchester Road, Chawton, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 1SJ
Price includes materials

Box Office: Alton Community Centre
Tel: 01420 85057 (International: +44 1420 85057)
E-mail: please fill in contact form below
Sunday 30th June 2019
2:30pm – 4:00pm


Back by popular demand, join us for this unique opportunity to get hands on with history and learn how to embroider a handkerchief using rare eighteenth-century patterns from the long-running monthly Lady’s Magazine (1770-1832). Led by Royal School of Needlework graduate Charlotte Bailey, you will learn historical needlework skills. 

Charlotte Bailey is a freelance hand-embroidery artist (convinced she was born in the wrong time period!) with a passion for historical technique combined with contemporary application. She graduated from the Royal School of Needlework where she also had the privilege to work on the Duchess of Cambridge’s wedding dress. During her time working at prestigious London-based ateliers Hand and Lock she also worked on fashion commissions from Louis Vuitton and Mary Katrantzou.

Contact Information

Alton Community Centre, Amery Street, Alton. GU34 1HN

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Chawton House, Winchester Road, Chawton, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 1SJ