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Dark Fashion In Film & TV : Penny Dreadful - Vanessa Ives

To be beautiful is to be almost dead, isn’t it?  – Vanessa Ives

I have been dying to write about Penny Dreadful for ages, and am so excited about revealing my passion for the show and the fashion choices of my favourite character. 341 more words


Creative Influences: Victorian Paper Dolls

There are a few topics where you can pinpoint the exact moment that you became interested in it.  For whatever reason, it makes an impression on you that sticks.   356 more words


1850-1860s Blouse/Waist - Inspiration

This summer I will attend at least one (may be as many as three) mid 19th century events, and I’ve been molding over what to wear. 103 more words

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Cinderella 2015: Fashion Influences, Fairytale History, And a Rap Battle

Andrea Cefalo is a Medieval fiction author and Medieval history blogger. Her debut novel, The Fairytale Keeper,  was a quarter-finalist in Amazon’s 2013 Breakthrough Novel Contest. 532 more words

Cinderella 2015

On this day: 1861

Emily-Harriet Mayne (1816–96), Mrs Fane De Salis from 1859. In charge of Teffont from 1852–1896. This portrait was made by Camille Silvy, on 30th April 1861.