Caroline Hamilton is an Australian-born historian, researcher and writer. Caroline trained as a costume maker for ballet in Canada and holds a Master’s in Word History and Culture from King’s College London. She also runs a  shop called  The Red Shoes Vintage which sells a range of vintage ballet books and china.

Copyright Christopher Duggan

For the last three months Caroline has been living in rural Massachusetts at Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival. Normally she lives in the UK between a Tudor cottage in rural Cheshire and a Shepherd’s hut in Battersea with her cat Iris Apfel.

Caroline is available to undertake:

  • Historical research
  • Family History
  • Fact-checking
  • Cataloguing collections
  • Digitising collections
  • Event planning
  • Costume supervision
  • Historic costume assessment and research
  • Costume mounting and installation
  • Exhibition design and installation
  • Article and report writing

Rates upon request.