Susan Freese's Profile
I have always had an interest in art, crafting and fashion. Millinery (hat-making) is the way I've found to tie it all together.
I grew up in an era where women and men dressed nicely when they left the home. I respected that, but that era ended. I love the way clothing and accessories represent the social, psychological, and political aspects of the era in which they were worn. Clothing can tell a lot about the lives of people at various times in history.
Ladies I knew had their hats made to match their outfits by seamstresses or milliners in the communities in which they lived. Knowing that, many years ago I tried to locate information on hat making, but it was before the Internet and I could find no information.
When the Internet came along, I found JudithM, a…
- Born on November 16
- Joined September 23, 2008