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  • Buckram Bonnet workshop part 1

    Posted on August 27, 2019 by WRS in News.

    BUCKRAM BONNET WORKSHOP - Part I - August 24, 2019 Instructors Mary Hafner-Laney and Ruth Haring presented a class on making your own buckram bonnet frame to 10 participants at the Kirkland Public Library. Buckram, wire, binding, and flannel for mulling were provided as well as Mary’s bonnet pattern. Samples of other available patterns and finished forms […]

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  • Lots of 2019 events updated

    Posted on June 6, 2019 by WRS in Educational, Events, Food, News, Regency, Workshop.

    Take a look at the events page as there are many new details posted about upcoming events including the Lakewold Gardens picnic on July 21st, the Tall Ships sail and picnic on August 17th, a long requested Bonnet making workshop August 24 and the Seaside Assembly November 8-10.

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  • WRS GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING

    Posted on April 9, 2019 by WRS News in Costuming, Educational, Events, General Meeting, News, Regency, Sewing.

    WRS GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING May 5, 2019 Queen Anne Library 1:00 to 4:00 PM             Washington Regency Society’s second annual general membership meeting will be coming up soon! Come and learn about what we are working on for this year and let us know what you are interested in learning about, and meet your leadership […]

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  • WRS Sewing Day

    Posted on January 20, 2019 by WRS News in Costuming, Educational, Events, News, Sewing.

    Come Join us for a sewing day on February 3rd from 11am – 4pm. We have a Large room for sewing for up to 20 people! Costumes admired, but not Required. Hope to see you there. Sign up here: WRS Sewing Day

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  • Planning 2019

    Posted on December 21, 2018 by WRS in News.

    The WRS Board will be meeting on January 13 to get ourselves organized for 2019 – if you have ideas or locations for events in the future send those thoughts via email to events@waregency.org.  In the meantime here are some of the potential things we are working on: Joining the Jane Austen Society at their day […]

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  • 12th Night Feast tickets sold out but a few ball only tickets remain

    Posted on December 7, 2018 by WRS in News.

    We have sold all of our 12th night Feast (dinner) tickets however we still have a few “ball only” tickets.   If you have been wavering about attending you might want to get one of the ball tickets before they are gone!

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  • HUNTING WITH HORSES AND HOUNDS

    Posted on November 13, 2018 by WRS in Costuming, Educational, Events, Food, News.

    HUNTING WITH HORSES AND HOUNDS The Woodbrook Hunt Club, located next to Joint Base Lewis McChord, hosted the Washington Regency Society on Saturday, November 3, 2018. The event featured a plethora of activities surrounding a formal “fox” hunt with beautiful horses, ponies, and one very nice mule. The day started with members of our group […]

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  • Roasted Pear and Amaretto Trifle

    Posted on November 7, 2018 by WRS in Food, Reference.

    WRS President Ruth Haring made this dessert for the Hunt Breakfast on November 3, 2018.  Many people asked for the recipe.   In the interest of education for all, here is the  recipe. Roasted Pear and Amaretto Trifle From Bon Appetit, December 2001             This trifle sounds daunting, but it just has several steps and the final […]

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  • Tickets on sale for Twelfth Night Feast and Ball

    Posted on November 2, 2018 by WRS in News.

    Tickets are now available for both members and non-members to the January 5, 2019 feast and ball.   However, we are running short on Feast tickets so if you have been considering attending the feast get your reservations in soon so you won’t be disappointed!   There are plenty of “ball only” tickets available.

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  • Sari Safari 2018

    Posted on October 18, 2018 by WRS in News, Reference, Sewing.

    Members of the Washington Regency Society gathered at Sara’s house on Saturday, October 13 to venture out to the Indian textile shops in Kent.  After being practically overwhelmed by the choices and brilliance of the yardage and saris in the first shop we were able to explore all four of the shops that were scouted in advance […]

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