Sir Alexander Cheflas details his method for creating an authentic Regency inspired Roombox
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(duration 1 hour) Was it just, a splash of water on the face in the morning, a three mile walk and voila the Regency look; or was there more to it than that? Jodie Hollis talks about the products available and styles of make-up in 1813, plus who used them; and demonstrates how to achieve […]
a review of Scott D. Southard’s newest novel
It is amazing to me,how young ladies can have patience to be so very accomplished as they all are….They all paint tables, cover skreens, and net purses…
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A pretty past time for young ladies….
Show me the exact spot where Louisa Musgrove fell!
This adorable purse is based on an extant copy in the Kyoto Institute archives.
Posted in Fashion to Make Also tagged Crochet, fruit, josephine, knit, knitting, lady's assistant, netting, pattern, pineapple, Pineapple Purse, purse, reticule, Working Receipt