A Regency Era Christmas time tradition.Continue reading →
Vintage Christmas Cards
.Bells Beautiful Bells
They hold a long time association with Christmas – In Victorian times, carol singers used small handbells to play the tune of the carol – Sometimes there were bells without singing – Church bells are rung after sunset to signal the start of the Christmas Eve service, the first of Christmas.
I love these vintage cards with their gorgeous Christmas Bells.
History of Christmases Past is Book 1 in the non-fiction Historical Events collection and is a companion book to Easter in Images.
This book focuses on the history, customs, and traditions celebrated around the world for these important religious holidays.
A collection of historical information about the traditions of Christmas through the centuries, including the religious aspects, decorations, games, food and plays.Continue reading →
1800s Decorating A Household Room Regency History. Wallpapers, borders, and friezes used to decorate a room in an early 1800s household.Continue reading →
1800s Gorgeous Fabrics For Fashion and Households
Regency HistoryContinue reading →
1813 Red High Waisted Evening Dress Fashion Plate By Rudolph Ackermann in ‘The Repository’.
Gorgeous Regency Empire style high-waisted fashion.Continue reading →
1816 Meeting the St. Cloud Coach, Place de la Concorde, Paris, France.The woman is wearing a white walking dress decorated with rows of ruffles at the hem, the common and fashionable style of dress worn by women at the time in rejection of the more formal and fussy dresses worn by the French court under the King’s reign.Continue reading →