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.

Fashion

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

Entertaining

Holidays, crafts, recipes, parties, music, dance, etiquette.

Home & Garden

Home decor, remodeling, gardening, restoration.

Victorian Style

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

Royal Upstairs Downstairs
March 10, 2011 – 3:11 am | 1,661 Comments
Royal Upstairs Downstairs

The Queen’s coming to stay…

Victorian Tea Party
March 9, 2011 – 8:06 am | 98 Comments
Victorian Tea Party

There was once a time when women could sit amongst themselves in the parlour primly savoring a cup of Earl Grey.

All the Ladies of the House
March 7, 2011 – 10:19 am | 6,758 Comments
All the Ladies of the House

The Gilded Age through the eyes of women.

Historic Gardens
March 5, 2011 – 8:18 am | 1,686 Comments
Historic Gardens

Nestled amid the homes, shops and public buildings are the 18th-century-style gardens of a restored city.