A stitch in time saves nine

An Acland Yeomanry jacket, looked after at Killerton, Devon

Seesome of the amazing treasures need a little bit of TLC.

Charles Bayer corset

This rare and iconic corset, is from the original Paulise De Bush collection. It has splits, stains and creasing and the stand is fading and dusty. With your help, work can be carried out by an expert and it can be rare and iconic for years to come.

A rare and iconic corset.
A Charles Bayer corset
A rare and iconic corset.

Queen Victoria's bodices

Four bodices are showing signs of wear, with mildew, stains and general deterioration. With your help, they can be fit for a queen once more.

This once belonged to Queen Victoria.
A black bodice.
This once belonged to Queen Victoria.

Wedding suit 1914-15

If you look closely, you might see holes, splits and stains. This suit needs some love and care to bring it back to how it felt on that wedding day.

Make me wedding day ready again.
A skirt suit from the early twentieth Century.
Make me wedding day ready again.