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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19th Century Windows in Art
May 7, 2011 – 10:50 am | 1,557 Comments
19th Century Windows in Art

The open window appeared either as the sole subject or the main feature in many pictures of interiors.

Tiffany at Biltmore
May 4, 2011 – 11:24 am | 4,061 Comments
Tiffany at Biltmore

Stained-glass lamps of Louis Comfort Tiffany and The Tiffany Studios.

Gilbert and Sullivan
May 2, 2011 – 3:34 pm | 2,853 Comments
Gilbert and Sullivan

The famous partnership that revolutionized Victorian theater.

Give your wedding dress the royal treatment…
April 28, 2011 – 11:22 am | 2,912 Comments
Give your wedding dress the royal treatment…

In caring for your own precious textiles, such as a wedding gown, it is important to apply the same basic principles to make sure no damage occurs.