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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The Jersey Shore Town That Vanished Into the Sea
April 7, 2011 – 9:13 am | 4,334 Comments
The Jersey Shore Town That Vanished Into the Sea

In its heyday, the town of South Cape May had more than 40 homes and hundreds of summer residents.

The Peacock Room Comes to America
April 1, 2011 – 3:06 am | 770 Comments
The Peacock Room Comes to America

Originally designed for a British shipping magnate who wanted a place to showcase his blue-and-white Chinese porcelain collection in his London home.

Greek Revival Villa
March 31, 2011 – 3:43 am | 3,482 Comments
Greek Revival Villa

The interiors reflect the lifestyle of the early 1840s.

Embroidered Ball Dress
March 30, 2011 – 3:16 am | 934 Comments
Embroidered Ball Dress

The ball dress is embroidered with a leaf and flower design in silver.