Victorian Flea Market Roundup: Brooklyn Flea

Now that we have crowned the top flea market of the west coast, we look towards the east where one … Continue reading

Victorian Flea Market Roundup: Alameda Point Antique Faire

Along with falling leaves and cooler days, fall is the season for great flea market finds to fill your cozy … Continue reading

5 Flea Market Tips to Live By

  Hitting a flea market can often be the most effective way to locate those authentic Victorian items to add … Continue reading

Peek Inside the Smithsonian’s Archive of Victorian Collectibles

If you’re curious about the history of ordinary objects, you’ll want to add the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American … Continue reading

A Victorian 4th of July at the Sea: The Bathing Dress

This 4th of July, many families will flock to the seaside for a fun-filled day of sandcastles, sunbathing and surfing. … Continue reading

Hot Collectibles: Victorian Flue Covers

One spring ritual for the Victorians was to hang a decorative flue cover in front of a room’s chimney opening … Continue reading

A Victorian Village in 3D: A Conversation with Brian May, Part 2

Brian May’s book A Village Lost and Found is the first time in living memory that the full stereoscopic series of T.R. … Continue reading

A Victorian Village in 3D: A Conversation with Brian May, Part 1

What does Brian May, astrophysicist and lead guitarist for the legendary rock group Queen, have to do with the Victorian … Continue reading

8 Victorian Easter Collectibles You’ll Love

Collect these now! Here are 8 of our favorite antique collectibles to seek out this spring.     Easter antiques … Continue reading

Victorian Valentines: Gotta Love ‘Em

While Valentine’s Day has its origins in early Christian Rome, it was the Victorians who made it the holiday what … Continue reading