Carnivale Salt
alloraartanddesign:

in victorian times it was considered socially disastrous to wear shiny shiny metal during the year-long period of mourning. matte black metal mourning straight pins such as these were used to hold veils and other clothing accessories in place during this period.

alloraartanddesign:

in victorian times it was considered socially disastrous to wear shiny shiny metal during the year-long period of mourning. matte black metal mourning straight pins such as these were used to hold veils and other clothing accessories in place during this period.

londonwarrior:

ready for sunday tea
courtesy of ralph lauren

londonwarrior:

ready for sunday tea

courtesy of ralph lauren

honeyed:

I approve of any ladies’ art that involves taxidermy!

honeyed:

I approve of any ladies’ art that involves taxidermy!

omgthatdress:

Infant’s Dress
1900
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
This dress is believed to have been worn by one of the daughters of Tsar Nicholas II, probably Maria or Anastasia.

omgthatdress:

Infant’s Dress

1900

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

This dress is believed to have been worn by one of the daughters of Tsar Nicholas II, probably Maria or Anastasia.