All posts by Emma Davison

About Emma Davison

I studied Fashion Design at Northumbria University and since graduating have enjoyed a varied career in the fashion industry and now work as a librarian. I have a real passion for research as well as fashion and textiles, so I love volunteering in the costume store at Discovery Museum.

Fabulous Fans – Part Two

During my project I re-packed the fans so they could be immediately visible before they are handled. This is so important due to the fragility of some of the fans. They are all stored in draws in the museums costume… Read more

Fabulous Fans – Part One

For the past five months I have been exploring, documenting and re-packing the fan collection at Discovery Museum, and as part of the project I was asked to produce a ‘top ten’ list. Unwrapping each of the 157 fans was… Read more