★ Woman’s Lace Dress, c.1818
~ Things of the Past

★ Woman’s Lace Dress, c.1818

★ Spring is now officially here, and to celebrate the fact that warmer weather is on the way, I thought I’d share this delightfully sunny dress. Currently in the collections of LACMA, this beautiful yellow linen and lace dress is a wonderful example of Regency fashion. Made… Continue reading

★ Mr Darcy! 20 Years of Pride & Prejudice (1995)
~ Arts and Culture / ~ Retrospectives

★ Mr Darcy! 20 Years of Pride & Prejudice (1995)

★ Well, if you can believe it, the first episode of the BBC’s adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic romantic novel, ‘Pride and Prejudice’, made its TV debut 20 years ago today! Featuring that Colin Firth moment, the series caused an absolute… Continue reading