Horrockses Fashion: Off-the-Peg Style in the 40s and 50s, V&A Publishing, 2010
Book sales to date – 4800
Audas, J in Selvedge Sept/Oct 2010
Eck, C in Textile History (forthcoming)
Jackson, L in Crafts July/August 2010
Turney, J in Journal of Design History, (2012) 25 (1): 109-111.
Kinchin, P. (Winter 2010) DAS Newsletter
Horrockses Fashion: Off-the-Peg Style in the 40s and 50s exhibition at Fashion & Textile Museum, London July-Oct 2010
Exhibition visitors 11,000
A short film to accompany the show was produced which was shown at FTM and posted on Youtube (3,000 hits).
Exhibition has toured to: Basildon Park, National Trust April 2011-Oct 2011 (45,000 visitors) so successful its run was extended); National Museums Scotland, Shambellie House March 2012-October 2012
Features on Horrockses book/exhibition:
Saga Magazine (May 2010)
Stella (Supplement to the Sunday Telegraph (18 June 2010),
Leicestershire Life June 2011,
V&A Magazine (Summer 2010),
BBC News (Magazine) website. Lancashire Life’s July 2010
Lancashire Evening Post (28/6/10)
Oldham Evening Chronicle (21/6/10).
Interviewed with Boydell onWoman’s Hour (BBC) on 28 April 2010 (and again on Weekend Woman’s Hour 1.5.10).