Neatorama Posts Tagged "victorian"
The Victorians' Favorite Drug

A couple hundred years ago, before aspirin and dru...  ...everything.Laudanum became widely used throughout Victorian society as a medicine, and soon many writers, poe...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/12/03/The-Victorians-Favorite-Drug/
The Forgotten Victorian Craze for Collecting Seaweed

Collecting seaweed as a hobby might sound strange...  ...hobby might sound strange to us today, but to the Victorian women who did it, the modern trend of eating seaw...  ...operly when collecting specimens. Read more about Victorian seaweed collecting at Atlas Obscura.

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/11/15/The-Forgotten-Victorian-Craze-for-Collecting-Seaweed/
Tussie-Mussies...

Have you ever heard of a tussie-mussie? Spellcheck...  ...rote Tussie-Mussies: A Collector’s Guide to Victorian Posy Holders, tells us about them. In her boo...  ...hip customs of privileged young ladies during the Victorian Era, particularly in England. “Some have fl...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/10/12/Tussie-Mussies/
Victorian Secret: Sitting in a Lobster Bustle Skirt Is Easier Than It Looks

Have you ever heard of a lobster bustle? Well, you know a bustle was an appliance for making a woman’s dress stand out in the back, like she had a big butt. That was the fashion in the 1880s. A lobster bustle looks...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/03/18/Victorian-Secret-Sitting-in-a-Lobster-Bustle-Skirt-Is-Easier-Than-It-Looks/
Rare Vintage Photos of Christmas in the Victorian Era

Woman returning home with a Christmas tree, 1895Th...  ...man returning home with a Christmas tree, 1895The Victorian era is generally regarded to be the years of Quee...  ...ing collection of photographs of Christmas in the Victorian years. Artificial Christmas trees didn't yet exis...  ...cally guaranteed.Chec...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/12/12/Rare-Vintage-Photos-of-Christmas-in-the-Victorian-Era/
My Skype Date With Those Curious Neo-Victorians

A couple of years ago, we brought you the story of...  ...ht you the story of Sarah A Chrisman, who lives a Victorian life in the 21st century. We got another update t...  ...this year, when Chrisman published her book This Victorian Life. Now, Lisa Hix has interviewed Gabriel and S...  ...nterviewed Gabriel and...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/12/02/My-Skype-Date-With-Those-Curious-Neo-Victorians/
How to Live Like It's the Victorian Era

Sarah Chrisman riding her high-wheel tricycl...  ...tricycle (Photo: Ester Hyo Gyung Choi) The Victorian era certainly looks glamorous and interesting on...  ...nd my letter opener was made sometime in the late Victorian era from a taxidermied deer foot. There...  ...See previously: I'm Living Li...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/09/11/How-to-Live-Like-Its-the-Victorian-Era/
Mourning Rituals & Etiquette: The Victorians’ Morbid Obsession with Death

In the Victorian Era, when the child mortality rate was high, deat...  ...ng through the fog of mourning, but some of those Victorian customs seem particularly stifling today, such as...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/08/19/Mourning-Rituals-Etiquette-The-Victorians-Morbid-Obsession-with-Death/
Healing Spas and Ugly Clubs: How Victorians Taught Us to Treat People With Disabilities

Before the Industrial Revolution, people with disa...  ...r families gave them much thought. But during the Victorian era, more and more people got involved with doing...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/07/22/Healing-Spas-and-Ugly-Clubs-How-Victorians-Taught-Us-to-Treat-People-With-Disabilities/
"We Are Not Amused"...

The following is an article from the book Uncle Jo...  ...Pleasing Bathroom Reader.What was frowned upon in Victorian -era England? Pretty much everything. SIMPLY NOT D...  ...re are a few of the things that displeased proper Victorians :• The word “leg.” It was conside...  ...g of orchids was a...

http://www.neatorama.com/2015/05/11/We-Are-Not-Amused/




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