Category Archives: 1900s

1899 Gibson Girl Coiffure

I was very pleased with my hair for the 1890s ball! One of the reasons I liked the idea of an 1899 dress is because it is close enough to the turn of the century that a Gibson Girl hair … Continue reading

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First Picnic Of The Summer: Part I

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Last weekend was a whirlwind of events and that means I’ve got lots of pictures to share! The pictures will be coming in small-ish groups. I do hope you’ll be able to vicariously enjoy the nice weather and fun through … Continue reading

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The Gibson Shoe!

The latest shoe from American Duchess: the Gibson. Lauren has all sorts of cute shoes planned for 2013, so I’m pretty sure this is only the beginning of what will be more shoe posts this year. Aren’t these cute though? … Continue reading

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Newport Vintage Dance Week Part VII: Glen Manor Continued

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At the very end of my first post about the Ragtime evening event at Glen Manor, I had just shared with you our series of pictures of the “young set” spelling out our most recent acronym: TNG. You’ll have to … Continue reading

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Newport Vintage Dance Week Part III: Formal Tea on the Lawn at RWU

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As I was in a bit of a hurry when I posted pictures of the Seaside Dance at Easton’s Beach, I failed to include some interesting information that I am going to include here, now! Other ladies in the fabulous … Continue reading

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Newport Vintage Dance Week Part II: Seaside Tea Dance at Easton’s Beach

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Here we are again, for the second installation of the Newport marathon of awesome-ness. If you missed it, you can view the first installation, the 1920s Gatsby Ball at Rosecliff, here. The Seaside Tea Dance took place on Tuesday. It … Continue reading

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Edwardian shoes from American Duchess!

Well, Christmas wishes do (almost) come true! When American Duchess announced the Pemberley Regency style shoe around Thanksgiving I was super excited… but I am even more excited about the most recently announced shoe that is nearing the end of … Continue reading

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