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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Most Notorious Crime of the 19th Century
November 10, 2011 – 8:50 am | 378 Comments
Most Notorious Crime of the 19th Century

New material about Lizzie Borden, including previously unpublished photos and correspondence.

Naughty but Nice!
November 9, 2011 – 3:02 am | 341 Comments
Naughty but Nice!

See the Victorian lady behind closed doors in her skivvies.

America’s Original Bad Girl
November 7, 2011 – 3:17 am | 346 Comments
America’s Original Bad Girl

Fascinating story of the original global superstar, the first media celebrity – she was known to Victorians as The Naked Lady.

Luttrellstown Castle
November 6, 2011 – 7:44 am | 3,715 Comments
Luttrellstown Castle

Launch of historic ‘Home from Home’ just minutes from Dublin.