A monthly round up of my favourite blog posts, articles and tweets covering appearance, glamour, history, vintage, style and women. Oh and radium wherever I can find it.
An insight into the lives of 17th century women via The Lady
|Photograph: Sarah Lee for the Guardian|
Fashion of the Forgotten: Researching the Dress of Indentured and Enslaved Women 1750-90 via Two Nerdy History Girls
10 dangerous things in Victorian/Edwardian homes (lets just ignore the radium makeup pictured from that well known Edwardian decade the 1930s)
The History of Rimmel a fascinating post from Lisa Eldridge
Nuclear Glow Soaps erm- WANT!
Bejewelled Fingertips: a 1903 fad
Why does Amelia Earhart still resonate?