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Ozma of Oz, with Poppies in her Hair

Ever since we watched Adele Blanc-Sec, I’ve been revisiting the Edwardian-era (1901-1910). I actually research this period for my dissertation but my topic is set in Japan (where it becomes “Late Meiji” instead!).  445 more words


Summertime Influences

The season for summer dresses is upon us, and what influences the ubiquitous white cotton lace designs hail from the oftly referenced 1975 Australian  film  107 more words


A bit of light maintenance

The past couple of weeks have been a whirlwind of activity that has kept me too busy to get anything done in the home improvement area. 278 more words

Life In General

1900: because people buttoned their shirts the wrong way

1900 – 1909: The Belle Époque Era

The Belle Époque Era (1871 – 1914) took over the 1900s across Europe and the Unite States of America. 495 more words

Film School


When I decided on the topic for this post, I didn’t intend for it to resemble a “Pinterest” board.  The photos were so fascinating, though, I just couldn’t leave any of them out, and had to stop myself from adding more. 503 more words

Linking The Past To The Present