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Marie Dauphine in Gloomth's Victoria Dress

I have long been a fan of Marie Dauphine’s outfits! The way she blends actual antique elements with Gothic Lolita and vintage is truly inspiring. So I was giddy to send her one of our sample pieces to model for us remotely. 49 more words


Meet The Author: Abigail Shepherd

Abigail Shepherd is the 29-year-old author of teen historical fiction novel Victoria’s Victorian Victory. Her other work has most recently been published by The Flash Fiction Press, and Mystery Weekly, and she has a regency romance series, Ask Me No Secrets, on… 764 more words

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The Snake Garter: 1897


Strange Fad Adopted by the Society Girls of New York

Snake-lovers are becoming constantly more numerous among women who are at leisure to have fads. 575 more words

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Warm Woolen Wonderfulness

A number of months ago, I completed my Woolen Undersleeves.  The pattern is from 1862 from Godey’s Ladies Book, and like with other historical patterns, I had to muddle my way through the historic lingo when creating my own undersleeves. 148 more words


Economy in Dress an Art: 1889


Economy is a good deal a matter of habit, and one that is more honored in the observance than in the breach. Those who do not need to count the cost of what they have are a small, a very small, minority. 1,947 more words

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MKB 24:  Finished Sleeve!

The 24th pattern in Miss Lambert’s 1843 knitting manual, My Knitting Book, is for Long Sleeves to wear under the Dress.  In my… 487 more words