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What is Victorian fashion?

What is Victorian fashion?

This question covers two potential trains of thought. Victorian fashion comprises the fashions worn by those Victorian men and women who could afford clothes that were about more than just covering their bodies and keeping them warm.Also styles that ape…

What is Victorian fashion?

03 Oct 2018

This question covers two potential trains of thought. Victorian fashion comprises the fashions worn by those Victorian men and women who cold afford clothes that were about more than just covering their bodies and keeping them warm.Also styles that ape Victorian trends have been coming and going with amazing regularity in the last few decades, in fact in the 2017 catwalk shows there were a lot of Victorian style detail blouses, rich…

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What games did the Victorians play?

What games did the Victorians play?

If we are going to talk about Victorian games, we probably should distinguish between games for adults, games for children and games for the whole family. Many were invented by the Victorians and are still popular today.

What games did the Victorians play?

26 Sep 2018

If we are going to talk about Victorian games, we probably should distinguish between games for adults, games for children and games for the whole family. Many were invented by the Victorians and are still popular today.Victorian toysA lot of toys were expensive in Victorian times and even children from rich families would have few toys, so these toys really did get used a lot and passed from child to child within the family.Poor…

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Steampunk Interiors

Steampunk Interiors

Steampunk refers to retro-technology (a technology possibly powered through steam) such as analogue computers set in a fantastical alternate history of the 19th century.

Steampunk Interiors

22 Jan 2013

Will Steampunk Interiors be the new mainstream? It looks as if it is poised to conquer and evidence of this emerging trend can already be seen in jewellery, fashion and film but what about interior design? For those who aren’t initiated to the Steampunk cult, Steampunk in it’s purest form started as the perverted offspring of science fiction and postmodernism and originally a genre of fiction.