Author Archives: Elizabeth Ives

Spin * Spin * Spin *

Ok, I’ve been bitten by the hand spinning bug really badly lately.  I’ve done more in the last week or so than I have in the rest of the time I’ve spent spinning (just under one year).  I also think … Continue reading

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Save Me-Medieval Textiles Update CD and Show-Tell

Dear Friends, I am sorry that this information has been so long in coming.  With the summer vacations and the end of the University school year things got put on hold for a while.  Again I apologize. I’ve talked with … Continue reading

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Update: Selling CDs and Making Lottery Entries

As it turns out we/I will be able to sell CDs of high resolution photographs (including detail shots and closeups -500+ in all) of the finds at the Design Center. They will be on sale at East Kingdom Crown Tournament … Continue reading

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15th Century Box Inventory Photos and Update

15th Century Box Inventory Photos were taken by Jennifer Linton Guyton (thanks so much to her!) and are copyright of the Philadelphia University Design Center.  The images have been cropped and reduced in size for the internet. Please note: the … Continue reading

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15th Century Box Inventory

here is the promised list of items in the 15th Century Box at the Design Center at Philadelphia University.  Photos to follow in a small or cropped format.   Details about the show and tell & image CD will also follow. … Continue reading

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15th-16th Century Textiles: UPDATE

Dear All, Thank you so much for your overwhelming interest in this project.  I am working with Sarah, head of the Design Center, and the University to set up a date for a tour, to establish a way to donate … Continue reading

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SAVE ME!-15th and 16th Century Textiles in the Philadelphia University Design Center

I’ve been holding my class at the Design Center of Philadelphia University this semester.  This is the fashion and textile schools study collection for their students and scholars.  Recently I found a box of textiles (while looking for something else … Continue reading

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