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Victorian Craft: Boudoir Slippers
September 23, 2010 – 10:36 am | 3,937 Comments
Victorian Craft: Boudoir Slippers

Victorian boudoir or bedroom slippers for the morning toilet were comfortable, easy to slip on, and notoriously ornately embroidered or appliquéd.

Regency Mourning
September 20, 2010 – 3:54 am | 2,336 Comments
Regency Mourning

When Princess Amelia of England died in December 1810, popular British fashion publications featured several designs to be worn during the subsequent national period of mourning.

Guys “Just Wanna Have Fun”
September 17, 2010 – 3:40 am | 1,785 Comments
Guys “Just Wanna Have Fun”

The extended wardrobe of the well-to-do Victorian gentleman included numerous garments and costumes designed for specific leisure activities.

Photographic Survey of Victorian & Edwardian Fashion
September 15, 2010 – 3:08 am | 424 Comments
Photographic Survey of Victorian & Edwardian Fashion

Over 230 photographs of bonnets, capes, caps, shawls, bodices and crinolines as people actually wore them.