North Notts Creative Textiles Group welcomes you to the ‘Downton Fashions by Notty Hornblower’ fashion show at the Goodwin Hall, Chancery Lane, Retford on Wednesday 7th June. Doors open at 7.00pm. Admission costs £5 and is by ticket only, available from the Hub, Cannon Square and the Craft Shop, Carolgate.
Notty Hornblower is the founder and keeper of the Hope House Costume Museum in Alstonefield, close to Dovedale. She has a passion for vintage costumes and textiles and is a renowned expert in the field, valuing textiles for Hanson’s Auctioneers. Notty has been presenting fashion shows for various groups for many years. Her shows feature dresses and accessories from her collection and are a wonderful opportunity to see fine examples of craftsmanship and historic fashion. Downton Fashions will feature a selection of costumes of the period, presented by Notty herself and her models.