A Stitch in Time: Company Tailors and the Tailor Trade at Fort McKavett

Jun 26 2014 - 10:00am to 4:30pm


Cost: Regular admission fees apply

Fort McKavett State Historic Site
7066 FM 864
Fort McKavett  Texas  76841

This will be an interactive educational program highlighting the tailor shops at Fort McKavett. Visitors will be able to interact with living historians as they construct and repair mid-19th century clothing using the same methods the original tailors used historically on site. 

Practice your stitches with yarn and cards showing the various hand stitches used by the tailors in the plying of their trade.