|View of the Rose Garden from June 2004.|
Titanic Survivors’ Reunion Tea: Imagine yourself as someone who might have been a passenger on the Titanic, and survived the tragic sinking. We'll get together for a picnic to celebrate our survival and remember those who were lost. Gentlemen and older children welcome!
Date: Saturday, May 12, 2012.
Location: San Jose Municipal Rose Garden (near the Rosicrucian Museum)
Cost: $25 per person
Suggested Costume: day or dressy afternoon dress, 1900 through 1915, all classes.
|1912 fashion catalog page. From the|
American Duchess blog.
As for costume, there are several sewing patterns on the market that will provide you with a good look. Men can wear straight-leg slacks in a solid color, with in-obtrusive pockets, a matching vest and single or double-breasted blazer, white button-down shirt, dark bow tie or necktie, suspenders, dark leather dress shoes, and a straw boater hat.
|1912 fashion plate.|
I you'd like to attend, please R.S.V.P. by e-mail to southbayladiesteaguild (at) yahoo (dot) com! Looking forward to seeing you there!