What’s the Deal With Victorians and Tea?

Think Victorian Entertaining, and you likely think “tea party.” But just why, exactly, was tea and the rituals surrounding it … Continue reading



Victorian Arts & Crafts Meets Mission Style: The Villa Rockledge, Part 3

With a similar jolt of creativity as the estate’s builder had, Jones immediately went to work on restoring Villa Rockledge … Continue reading



Victorian Arts & Crafts Meets Mission Style: The Villa Rockledge, Part 2

Today the story of Villa Rockledge, a Victorian Arts & Crafts style estate, continues, as current owner Roger W. Jones’ … Continue reading



Victorian Arts & Crafts Meets Mission Style: The Villa Rockledge, Part 1

Villa Rockledge has been an object of adoration, from its inception to the present. Frank A. Miller, a renowned developer … Continue reading



How to Restore your Victorian Home’s Curb Appeal, Part 2

Want to restore your Victorian home’s historic curb appeal? In “How to Restore your Victorian Home’s Curb Appeal, Part 1,” … Continue reading



How to Restore your Victorian Home’s Curb Appeal, Part 1

Many a Victorian home has been stripped of its once-charming character that came from its original millwork, porch details and … Continue reading



Holiday Issue Preview: Victorian Christmas Cookies

The fall issue of Victorian Homes may have just hit newsstands yesterday, but we’re already busy with our upcoming holiday double-issue. Get … Continue reading



Victorian Decor Tips from Edith Wharton’s Home, The Mount

Authoress Edith Wharton grew up in upper class society—it’s said that her family inspired the phrase “keeping up with the … Continue reading



Victorian Decor Inspiration from Agatha Christie, Part 2

Agatha Christie’s Edwardian childhood home impacted her decor decisions for the rest of her life. While the rest of the … Continue reading



Victorian Destinations: The Mount, Author Edith Wharton’s Home

Anyone who has built a beautiful home understands how Pulitzer Prize-winning author Edith Wharton felt about the Mount, the house … Continue reading