The Victorian Art of Flowers

Today the practice of giving flowers is still a welcome tradition, even though the secret coded messages are a thing … Continue reading



Bring the Victorian Beauty of Flowers into Your Everyday Life

For thousands of years, diverse cultures and religions have attributed special meaning to plants and flowers. These meanings were used … Continue reading



Victorian Flower Power

This week we’re going to focus on the Victorian practice of giving flowers, and how you can infuse those blooms … Continue reading



A Rose by any Other Name

In the Victorian era, everyone knew that flowers had meaning. Find ways to work flowers into your home, your life … Continue reading



Victorians, Near and Far

Surrounded by vineyards and tucked neatly into more than an acre of luscious gardens, The Grand Victorian bed and breakfast … Continue reading



Must See Victorian Events

May 11-October 5, 2014 Degas/Cassatt Exhibit The National Gallery of Art, in Washington, DC, will present an exhibit featuring Mary … Continue reading



How to Make your own Victorian May Baskets, Part 2

Today the concept of recycling, up-cycling and re-purposing is embedded in the hearts of many modern day crafters. The Victorians … Continue reading



How to Make your own Victorian May Baskets, Part 1

For more than a century, the giving of May baskets has been a charming way to celebrate the joy of … Continue reading



How to Get the Downton Abbey Look

The style and décor of one of the most beloved television shows, Downton Abbey, have influenced the following colors to … Continue reading



4 Victorian Curb Appeal Basics

Get started on achieving great curb appeal with this Victorian Cottage nestled in the Historic District of Orange, California as … Continue reading