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Speaker Series: Unmentionables of the 1920's with Melanie Talkington

  • Coquitlam Hertiage Society 1169 Pinetree Way Coquitlam, BC, V3B 8A9 Canada (map)

Melanie Talkington is a local designer and Corsetiere of Lace Embrace Atelier Inc. in Vancouver BC. She has an extensive collection of antique Corsets and Lingerie dating from 18th century to 1960s. Her collection has been on loan to the Louvre, Paris, New York and local museums. Join her for this informative talk to learn about the liberated women of the 1920s. See original examples of frivolous and colourful lingerie, corsets and cheeky garters. Tea, coffee and snacks included. Register by purchasing a spot.
Held at City Centre Library Room 136 & 137.

$10.00 per person

Earlier Event: February 10
Heritage Valentine's Day Card Making
Later Event: February 17
1920's Fashion Show with Ivan Sayers