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Fashion on the Ration

Fashion on the Ration: 1940s Street Style at Imperial War Museum North

April 28, 2016 Comments Off on Fashion on the Ration: 1940s Street Style at Imperial War Museum North

As I sit and wait for the call to connect with Amanda Mason, the historian behind Fashion on the Ration: 1940s Street Style, a new exhibition at The Imperial War Museum North, I wonder what it is about clothing from bygone eras that has piqued our interest.

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Rosehips in a bowl

Fleetneedles Forage: The Herbs and Hedgerows of Wartime Britain

November 16, 2015 Comments Off on Fleetneedles Forage: The Herbs and Hedgerows of Wartime Britain

Like many kids in the early 80s I was given Delrosa Rosehip Syrup whenever a cold threatened me.

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