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Death in the Victorian Era – How Long to Mourn
January 3, 2012 – 3:13 am | 4,479 Comments
Death in the Victorian Era – How Long to Mourn

Mourning goods were manufactured to order and graded first, second and third; every sigh with its peculiar tint, until at last the world observed that the days of sadness were past by the disappearance of the color of black and its various shades.

The Real Jane Austen?
December 14, 2011 – 9:49 am | 3,382 Comments

Newly discovered portrait may be one of the only remaining images of Jane Austen.

Dresses – Dainty & Charming
December 13, 2011 – 11:04 am | 238 Comments
Dresses – Dainty & Charming

Dresses show the long waist-line and all are designed with an eye to comfort as well as style.

Turn-of-the-Century Paper Dolls – Free for our Fans!
December 12, 2011 – 3:10 am | 642 Comments
Turn-of-the-Century Paper Dolls – Free for our Fans!

Download a page of paper dolls from 1907.