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Life in the Victorian Kichen:Culinary Secrets and Servant’s Stories

Intruoduction Have you ever read and old recipe, or and inherited family cookbook and wondered how your ancestors managed long before the introdution of the microwave and freezer?Just how should you ‘coddle’ an egg,how would you source a pineapple in the 18800s and what on earth wa mock turtle soup? Today we rarely take seadonal […]

Wholealelolita Preface

I want to explore a more intimate,personal and physical sort of history, a history from he inside out:one that celebrates the ordinary and charts the lives of the common man, woman and child as the interact with the practicalities of their world. I want to look into the minds of our ancestors and witness their […]

Halloween Design Headdresses

Welcome to my Halloween Design Headdresses. This Halloween headdresses is decorated in extravagant opulent with high-quality fabrics and with great attention to detail. The headdresses are trimmed with braid trimmings.As chiffon ribbon,gorgeous flowers,beautiful sword peacock feathers used. With pearls the decorated facial jewellery which can be formed arbitrarily and an absolute eye-catcher explains. As usual, […]

Quality Renaissance and Medieval Costumes

Find a huge selection of high class pirate costumes and medieval clothing designed for renaissance fairs, theatre show,Broadway play or school play costume for the perfect theatrical presentation performance.Our Clothes are tailored in a superior fabrics and meticulous craftsmanship from our excellent in-house tailor-team. You can change colors,  fabrics, and style by request.Plus and tall sizeswill made exclusively to your body measurements.We keep your unique patterns for your future orders. We are happy to assist you Best Lady’s Renaissance and Medieval Dresses Medieval  Dresses,Renaissance Gowns,Cloaks,Chemises,Petticoats and Hatsare inspired by the court of the middle ages.These dresses are suitable for themed medieval reenactment, renaissance fairs, Halloween party and medieval-themed weddings. Save Save

Southern Belle Tartan Dress Women Halloween Costume


19th century in New York City.

The Museum of the City of New York exhibition, Gilded New York, showcases beautiful design objects from New York’s Gilded Age as visual markers of the city’s metamorphosis into cultural capital. The new Tiffany & Co. Foundation Gallery, located on the City Museum’s third floor, will feature newly constructed, state-of-the-art display cases that evoke a […]

18th Century Rococo Style Pink Marie Antoinette Inspired Prom Dress Wedding Ball Gown

18th Century Rococo Style Pink Marie Antoinette Inspired Prom Dress Wedding Ball Gown  

Deluxe Black & Red Gothic Renaissance Queen Costume/Carnival Themed Costume

The dress is absolutely terrific, very well made and beautiful material. I’ll use it for a theatre play about Casanova and my actress will be fabulous on stage! It’s a pity I had to pay 43,29 Euro customs, but I paid the insurance to get the sum back. I send you the receipt and a […]

Women’s Fashions 1825 – 1840/Cheap Victorian Costumes/Women’s Suit/Dresses for Women

If asked to draw a sketch of the American or European woman of fashion at the beginning of the 1820s, most of us would think of the recent Jane Austen movies and draw a woman whose lithe figure resembled an exclamation point clad in a simple high-waisted dress of thin muslin with short puffed sleeves. […]

Fabulous Downton Abbey Costumes (PHOTOS)

Biltmore announces a new exhibition, “Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times,” opening February 5 and continuing through Memorial Day, May 25, 2015. Designed by Exhibits Development Group in cooperation with Cosprop Ltd., London, the exhibition features more than 40 costumes from the popular PBS series “Downton Abbey.” The clothing will be showcased in rooms […]