The YPG Gallery: The Try & Lilly Archive

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    The YPG Gallery: The Try & Lilly Archive


    Venue: The YPG Gallery
    Dates: 10/05/18 - 13/05/18
    Times: 11:00 - 18:00


    The Try & Lilly Archive
    With co-curator Margaret Appleby

    YPG Gallery
    Open 11.00 am – 6.00 pm 

    This incredible display shows in an immediate and spectacular manner, the history of one of Liverpool’s oldest but littlest-known companies, Try & Lilly Ltd.

    When any students’ protests, whether protesting about Vietnam or any other aspect of “The Establishment”, might have needed police regulation in 1968, the police headgear would have no doubt been made in the Fabric District where it has been for a hundred years

    Try & Lilly Ltd. continue to make the world’s caps and helmets at 95 Kempston St, Liverpool L3 8HE. Curated with fashion businesswoman and MA Fashion, Innovation and Realisation student at LJMU, Margaret Appleby, this incredible display shows in an immediate and spectacular manner, the history of one of Liverpool’s oldest but littlest-known companies.