Late Victorian Era Ladies' Corsets - 1886 B. Altman & Co. Catalog  Top row, Second from left.  No. 617. Sizes 20 to 26 inches, "Nursing", French woven, heavily boned, scalloped top, white only, 1.37

Late Victorian Era Ladies' Corsets - 1886 B. Altman & Co. Catalog (Descriptions are left to right, and top to bottom) No.

List for young women  to make their secret message in the tussie mussie design

Victorian List ~ "Language of Flowers" ~ for Young Women to make their Secret Message in the Tussie-mussie Design .

Victorian Era Aquarium - though it looks like it belongs in Dumbledore's office.

Victorian Era Aquarium

Totally Steampunk style aquarium: Edouard Lièvre et Ferdinand Barbedienne aquarium japonisant, Paris, circa

All names above were British baby names during the Victorian era.                                                                                                                                                     More

All names above were British baby names during the Victorian era. The Gothic revival was one of the foremost trends of the Victorian era. Love of medieval, classical and biblical myths and legends permeated all aspects of life.

Perhaps it is not my usual favorite vehicle for detail (fiction) but this book about the everyday life of a Victorian is sure to enrich my gluttonous appetite for antique customs and curiosities.

Best Books of 2014 - How To Be A Victorian: A Dawn-To-Dusk Guide To Victorian Life

how to be a victorian: a dawn-to-dusk guide to victorian life - ruth goodman.

I love these scissors, even a mundane practical thing like scissors were works of art in the Victorian Era.

I ❤ antique sewing instruments . Even a mundane practical thing like scissors were works of art in the Victorian Era!

Victorian fashion comprises the various fashions and trends that emerged and grew in province throughout the Victorian era, a period which lasted from June 1837 to January 1901.

Vintage Photos of Dapper Men from the Victorian Era

19th Century Fashion Timeline by Terrizae.deviantart.com on @deviantart - Click the pin to access a full-sized version!

My version of a Victorian fashion timeline. It may not be correct but I think I got the basic dress shapes right. I also realize that the Victorian.

Pinterest
Search