Georgian style left its mark on Dublin with the city's famous brightly-painted "Dublin doors." (Photo: Thinkstock).

Welcome the Royal Baby with a Crash Course in Georgian Style

Can’t get enough of the royal baby craze? Neither can we here at Victorian Homes magazine. So join us in welcoming His … Continue reading

Balloon shades give a subtle feminine touch to the living room with elegant draping and dangling tassels.  The chinoiserie side table adds a unique, Chinese flair to the home’s subtle hues (Photo: Eric Striffler).

6 Tips to Victorian Style on a Budget

With its subtle Victorian style, Patty Bigelow’s 1892 home is casual yet traditional for an elegant modern lifestyle–and believe it … Continue reading

The entrance to the Imperial Hotel, built in in Torquay in1866.

Victorian Decor Inspiration from Agatha Christie, Part 1

Ever read an Agatha Christie novel and wonder where she got her ideas? While her stories appeared in her head … Continue reading


5 Steps to Design a New-Build Victorian Home

If you plan to design a new-build Victorian home, you’ll face three problems: first, how to capture the essence of … Continue reading

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How to Create a Victorian-style Sunroom in Your Home

Recreate a Victorian sunroom in your home–no matter its era or style. A sign of wealth in the Victorian era, … Continue reading

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Victorian Decor: About Antique Beds

If the public rooms of the Victorian home were all show, the private rooms—most particularly the bedrooms—were sanctuaries. Although bedrooms … Continue reading

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How to Select a Chandelier for your Victorian Bathroom

The 19th-century belief that chandeliers were only appropriate in the parlor, dining room or living room is archaic. Today, chandeliers … Continue reading


The Edwardian Country House: 2 Styles You’ll Love

If you think of the Edwardian era merely as the nine-year bridge between Victoria’s death and the Great War, think … Continue reading


How to Cut Clutter in Gilded Age Style Displays

Want to find fresh ways to display your Victorian antiques and reproductions without cluttering your rooms? Learn how with Impressions … Continue reading

This is where Benjamin and Mary-Anne Disraeli slept. There is a commode in the corner and bathing equipment in front of the fire. The room contains many portraits of the Victorian Royal family - they were gifts from Queen Victoria. (Photo: Susie Kearley)

Victorian Bedroom Decor: Get the Look

Recreate Mary-Anne Disraeli’s Victorian bedroom decor in your own home with these 4 iconic 1860s elements. 1. Carpet: Mary-Anne’s secret … Continue reading