When English imports were cut off by the Revolution, local weavers filled the need for cloth. Watch how flax, cotton, and wool are converted from tangled masses into fabrics for a variety of uses.
Dates & Times
Weavers at Work
Embroidery, a Branch of the Millinery Trade
Milliners often advertise that they practice "the trade in all its branches." Visit the Margaret Hunter Millinery Shop as they highlight different branches, including embroidery.
Shaping Lightweight Tools and Utensils
Symbols of Wealth and Status