Rhona Mitchell Tennant's Profile
I’ve always loved costumes and dressing up, from raiding through my mum's wardrobe for fancy dress clothes to making costumes and clothes for my dolls when I was little.
When I turned 17 I decided to get some professional training. I studied Theatre Costume Interpretation at Edinburgh's Telford College.
During college I discovered a not-so-secret passion for period clothing, more specifically 19th Century outfits (much of my late teens were spent swooning over despairing Byronic heroes)
While studying at university I developed a love of social and domestic history (not to mention a devotion to all things Jane Austen). I began to consider ways of combining my life's two passions - books and costumes into a career.
By the time I…
- Born on July 6
- Joined December 28, 2010