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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Craftsman House from 1905
May 31, 2011 – 11:59 am | 3,863 Comments
Craftsman House from 1905

The monotony of the average period bungalow is banished by the introduction of several features which lend character and individuality.

Memorial Day Observed
May 30, 2011 – 6:25 am | 2,451 Comments
Memorial Day Observed

“Honor the Brave”

Governors Island Re-Opens
May 27, 2011 – 3:09 am | 3,158 Comments
Governors Island Re-Opens

A silent sentinel in New York Harbor.

Outdoor Fashions for the 1830s
May 26, 2011 – 11:45 am | 3,635 Comments
Outdoor Fashions for the 1830s

What better way to face cold winter winds than with the protection of a comfortable, enveloping pelisse.