The timeless excitment of a new dress

"What a sophisticated-looking girl!" - Mad Men style

The never-failing joys of Little Women

Trying not to get your dress wet

Goings-on aboard ship again

A satisfying child, drawing in the street

Does he really know what it's like to be a geisha?

Gasp at the Dodie Smith heroine in her Bo-Peep outfit

The dangers of having clothes altered - The Box 3

Smoke Mirrors and Murder - The Box 2

Going mad on board ship: The Box 1

The last days of disco

Housekeeping - a regime of small kindnesses

A young woman with true grit

Shakespeare, men's legs, and layers of status

The holiday dress that just doesn't cut it

"She's a bad lot, that one is"

Bring Up the Bodies, wearing yellow dresses

Second-best mantles and crinolines