A new book arrived sent by the considerate author.
A History and Guide to Collecting Ladies Antique Skirt Lifters by Carole Walker. Price £18.50. Please apply to purchase from
A separate fee for postage.
The book is excellent, well researched, presented with photos, drawings and old advertising catalogues. These delightful items were used to hitch up a woman’s long skirt to facilitate dancing and all sports. There is a huge variation of design and materials. Enjoy the spring with this delicious book as your companion when out hunting.