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.

Take a Stroll Through the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
March 19, 2011 – 3:17 am | 2,431 Comments
Take a Stroll Through the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

View ground-level imagery of Kew Gardens’ paths, gardens and glasshouses.

Mary Cassatt’s Parisian Fashions
March 18, 2011 – 3:24 am | 3,068 Comments
Mary Cassatt’s Parisian Fashions

In 19th-century Paris, dressmaking was elevated to a fine art.

Rejuvenate the Senses This Spring at Historic Estate
March 16, 2011 – 10:04 am | 3,319 Comments
Rejuvenate the Senses This Spring at Historic Estate

The Vanderbilts’ world travels offer inspiration with elements referencing their journeys amid floral displays and other decorative elements throughout the estate.

An Edwardian Summer
March 15, 2011 – 3:41 am | 3,803 Comments
An Edwardian Summer

Extraordinary collection of photographs captures Sydney at the turn of the century.