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"Life Below Stairs" by Siân Evans

Our Author: I, unfortunately, couldn’t find anything more on Siân Evans than the brief paragraph in the back of the book. From this, however, we are able to glean that she was trained as a cultural historian and has worked for both the National Trust and the Victoria and Albert Museum, as well as authoring two other books- one on ghosts at National Trust holdings, and the other on pattern designs. 376 more words


Silent Bells

It burst in front of me like an iridescent cloud.  Blooming with seraglio colors it hovered and dipped like a wayward carpet, alive with Byzantine patterns.  399 more words

Mario Greco in Chicago Magazine for Victorian Southport Corridor Listing!

Mario Greco, of The MG Group in our Lincoln Park | Clybourn office, has been mentioned in Chicago magazine for his stunning Victorian listing at… 52 more words


Victorian CAL Cloth of the Month: March

This design is a little different, but I hope you have fun making it! It is a fun way to practice making a circular “wheel” from 1887 used originally to make a “tidy” or d’oyley using cotton thread.   44 more words

Antique Pattern

Stolen Petals Cover Reveal!

Get ready for this steampunk novella, which will debut on April 24th with Breathless Press!

For the very first time, this is the reveal of the cover for Stolen Petals! 200 more words

Katherine Mcintyre