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omgthatdress:

Afternoon Jacket
1895
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

omgthatdress:

Afternoon Jacket

1895

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Really I don’t like human nature unless all candied over with art

Virginia Woolf (via loveage-moondream)

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Art Nouveau artists - Lalique Jewelry. Pendants

Art Nouveau artists - Lalique Jewelry. Pendants

(Source: fawnvelveteen, via beautifulcentury)

"I was a queen, and you took away my crown; a wife, and you killed my husband; a mother, and you deprived me of my children. My blood alone remains…"

Marie Antoinette: queen, wife, mother. Her name alone remains.

(Source: lemaldusiecle)

ablogwithaview said: Sebastian Flyte, Edith Crawley, and any interpretation of Sissi ever.

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So tremendously troubled characters with great outfits and hair! Sounds just like me. Haha, thank you dear xxx 

Name three characters you think of when you think of me.

barbarastanwyck:

Jean Harlow wearing personally monogrammed blouse, 1935

barbarastanwyck:

Jean Harlow wearing personally monogrammed blouse, 1935

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downtondownstairs:

Servants: Without them the house would not function.

The domestic service had it’s peak at the end of the Victorian era, perhaps reaching its most complicated and rigidly structured state during the Edwardian period, which reflected the limited social mobility of the time.

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gloriaswanson:

Norma Shearer having lunch on the set of Marie Antoinette, 1938

gloriaswanson:

Norma Shearer having lunch on the set of Marie Antoinette, 1938

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ancient-egypts-secrets:

Pendant on chain
Gold with glass inlays
Egyptian, Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 21–24, 1070–712 B.C.

ancient-egypts-secrets:

Pendant on chain

Gold with glass inlays

Egyptian, Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 21–24, 1070–712 B.C.

(Source: educators.mfa.org, via aswiftfooted)

feuille-d-automne:

Edwardian Street Style in London Between 1905 and 1908 by Linley Sambourne .
Via

feuille-d-automne:

Edwardian Street Style in London Between 1905 and 1908 by Linley Sambourne .

Via

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downtonismylife:

Downton Abbey Series 5 Official trailer

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foodografia:

Tea with William Morris

foodografia:

Tea with William Morris

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