My first costume book
Well, not really mine, it was my mum’s, but I read it more than she did.
I spent hours reading this when I was little – it was the only costume book in the house – and fantasising about all the pretty things I wanted to wear. It’s really very basic, more so when you crack the cover
It has colour pictures!!! Sort of…
the first medieval costume I ever made, when I was 14, was based on this book. It was made from an old blanket from my nana’s airing cupboard, and it was awful, but it was a start