Bedrooms were usually small and dimly lit, with a bed, storage chests for clothes, a screen to dress behind, and sometimes a washstand and a vanity. Everyone folded clothes, even dresses, for storage until in the late 19th century airing out textiles was considered good […]
Monday afternoon Kelly-Anne braved the foggy Vancouver Island weather to create these fantastic images with me. It all started about two months ago when I mentioned I was to do a boudoir type shoot with my friend; which, unfortunately never took place because I live […]
There was not one dominant style of furniture in the Victorian period. The Victorian era is known for its interpretation and eclectic revival of styles taken from various time periods in history like Gothic, Tudor, Elizabethan, English Rococo, and Neoclassical.
The Victorian era was the great age of the English novel; they were realistic, thickly plotted, crowded with characters, and long. It was the ideal form to describe contemporary life and to entertain the middle class. Click on the following links to view the other […]
Here is the final Moss Cottage kitchen themed post. Stay tuned, as I am working on the parlor images next. To view the other Moss Cottage kitchen posts, please click on the following links: Moss Cottage Kitchen Mixing Bowls and Lace Curtains Kitchen Sink All […]