Tag Archives: 1800’s

Victorian Christmas Tree Delivery

What a sight it would have been to see – the commotion of seeing Christmas trees brought in by horse and wagon. Advertisements

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Victorian Circassian Beauties

  In the 1860s P. T. Barnum exhibited women as Circassian beauties. They wore a distinctive hair style, which had no precedent in earlier portrayals of Circassians, but was soon copied by other performers, known as moss haired girls. These were typically presented Turkish sexual … Continue reading

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Victorian Fashion

Elaborate dresses, lavish balls, a beautiful countryside and images straight from the canvas of the great artists come to my mind when I think about the Victorian era. The Victorian period or the Victorian era can be termed as the … Continue reading

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