Vintage Linen
March 14, 2012 – 6:27 am | 7,866 Comments

Most Victorian houses were built with a linen closet, well arranged to show the piles of sheets, pillowcases, and towels, as well as the table linen, each and all with a sachet bag of sweet lavender.

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Victorian House

Victorian house pictures, rooms, house plans and historic houses.


Victorian, Regency, Edwardian, 1920s fashions and accessories.


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Home decor, remodeling, gardening, restoration.

Victorian Style

History, lifestyle, mourning, carriages, toys and dolls.

House Plans for Victorian House
September 10, 2011 – 3:18 am | 3,344 Comments
House Plans for Victorian House

Walk through the halls of an impressive Victorian house featuring a large hall, parlor, library, dining room, kitchen, butler’s pantry, laundry room and two flights of stairs.

Preserving the Stories Behind the Garments
September 8, 2011 – 3:56 am | 4,449 Comments
Preserving the Stories Behind the Garments

Online database recording historic clothing and the precious, personal stories behind the garments.

Victorian Dogs
July 30, 2011 – 3:09 am | 3,261 Comments
Victorian Dogs

There were dogs small enough to be held in the lap and requiring the care of the lady herself or of a well-trained maid.

Summer Picnic
July 29, 2011 – 3:20 am | 2,922 Comments
Summer Picnic

An old-fashioned Victorian picnic would be a charming interlude on a warm Summer day.