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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There Was a Real Alice in Wonderland
December 6, 2011 – 11:02 am | 6,333 Comments
There Was a Real Alice in Wonderland

Alice Liddell – muse for greatest children’s book of all time – more fascinating than character she inspired.

Fenton Art Glass
December 3, 2011 – 9:02 am | 3,529 Comments
Fenton Art Glass

Largest manufacturer of handmade colored glass in the United States created spectacular colored art glass for more than a century.

Diamond Jubilee China
December 2, 2011 – 8:25 am | 2,014 Comments
Diamond Jubilee China

Inspired by the Rockingham Service first used in 1838 at the coronation banquet of Queen Victoria, which is still in use today.

Victorian Hoop Skirt
November 30, 2011 – 11:03 am | 1,976 Comments
Victorian Hoop Skirt

Learn how to wear that Victorian contraption.