The Ford House

Edsel & Eleanor Ford House tells the story of the home life of a prominent American family.

Event Details

May 10, 2018 @ 6:00pm - 8:00pm | Edsel & Eleanor Ford House
1100 Lake Shore Rd.

Caring for Antique Textiles

Ford House has an impressive collection of beautifully upholstered furniture, drapes and other textiles, but these can be some of the most challenging collections pieces to care for.

In this Collectors' Series installment, textiles conservator Fran Faile will show off some of her magnificent handiwork inside Ford House and shares some tips and tricks for conserving your most treasured textiles.