“Beau” Brummell (7 June 1778 – 30 March 1840)
- Iconic figure of the Regency Era in England.
- Friend of the Prince Regent, the future King George IV.
- Champion of understated but perfectly fitted and tailored bespoke garments.
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 →