Mimi MatthewsMimi Matthews

Victorian Era

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Easter Bonnets of the Late 19th Century

In the nineteenth century, Easter Sunday was an occasion for ladies of all classes to don their most fashionable bonnets. ...

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A Cure for Melancholy: Victorian Medical Advice on Treating Depression

What we recognize today as depression was, in the Victorian era, popularly known as melancholia or melancholy....

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Shades of Victorian Fashion: Cerulean, Mazarine, Navy, and Blue

Shades of blue adorned Victorian women of every age and every station, harmonizing with a wide range of hair colors and complexions. ...

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A Victorian Lady's Christmas Gift Guide

Shopping for Christmas presents in the Victorian era could be quite tricky, especially if one was a lady choosing a gift for a gentleman....

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Charles Dickens and Timber Doodle, the Flea-Ridden Dog

In the mid-nineteenth century, Charles Dickens had a small, shaggy Havana spaniel named Timber Doodle....

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Shades of Victorian Fashion: Butter, Lemon, Gold, and Yellow

Yellow was suitable for morning dresses, day dresses, evening gowns, and seaside wear....

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