Tag Archives: Regency

Dinner with Mr. Darcy: Recipes Inspired by the Novels and Letters of Jane Austen, by Pen Vogler – A Review

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Plan your own ‘Dinner with Mr. Darcy’, Box Hill style picnic and more… reviewed by Laurel Ann Nattress

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Apricot Marmelade and Apricot “Cakes”

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A selection of delectable Apricot delights, such as those served in Sense and Sensibility

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Create Regency Style Acrostic Jewelry

Georgian ‘dearest’ ring. c. 1820  courtesy of The Spare Room Antique Jewelry.

Use “the language of gems” to create your own one of a kind jewelry.

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Well in Hand: The Four-Horse Club

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Often mistakenly called the “Four in Hand Club”, this group began as a rival to the Bensington Driving Club.

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Bucks, Beaus and Dandies

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These definitions from “Georgette Heyer’s Regency World”, give a fuller picture of the Regency vocabulary

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Jane Austen and Food, by Maggie Lane – A Review

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Review by Sarah Emsley

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Horace Walpole: Regency Author, Historian, Antiquarian and Politician

Horace Walpole by Joshua Reynolds, 1756

Builder of Strawberry Hill, author of The Castle of Otranto,

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The Bandeau: Hairbands, Regency Style

This untitled portrait shows two young ladies with an estimated date of 1805-1815.

…from the narrowest ribbon to strands of pearls and diamonds.

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Create A Regency Style Turban

The Bingley sisters epitomized London style and elegance in 1995's Pride and Prejudice by A&E/BBC.

Use the following pattern and links to create your own Regency styled masterpiece.

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Rendering Lard, the Regency Crisco

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Use your crockpot to cut back on effort and create a healthy and tasty alternative to solid shortening.

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