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Cordelia's Christmas Dress

I’m on fire! Usually I’m lucky to find the time to finish one simple dress in a weekend, and this time I was able to finish Delaney’s holiday dress AND coat AND Cordelia’s Christmas dress! 808 more words


The mould dress

I lovingly call this 1887 day dress my “mould dress” because of the daring colour combination of mould-green and mould-lilac. Despite my resolution to sew no more bustle dresses I just had to try the new truly victorian pattern… 30 more words


16288 Antique Mahogany Victorian Vanity

Great vintage find by MaineAntiqueFurnitur (325.00 USD) http://ift.tt/1GImVXz

Because Love Can Save the World

Professor Tom Foolery, Inventor, fled to Oregon to escape the industrial spies who sought to steal his Magnetic Kinetic Future Vision Contraption. He never guessed he’d fall in love with his young and handsome lab assistant. 60 more words


On this day:

On the 7th of November 1885 the Last Spike of the Canadian Pacific Railway was laid in British Columbia, Canada.