Women’s Fashions in the Victorian Era – Part 1


Everybody’s idea of Victorian fashion sense is one of formality and being prim and proper. But is this really true? In this blog we investigate all about women’s fashion in Victorian times. Women still did not have the vote,...

January 28, 2019 Helga

Peculiar Victorian Inventions


There perhaps no era in history that it more romanticised than the Victorian era. It’s the period of the industrial revolution, a time when scientific progress was in full swing and there were constant changes that made life (for...

January 19, 2019 Helga

Very Victorian Pastimes and Hobbies


Many inventions of the Victorian era ushered in the modern life that we recognise and enjoy today. The Industrial Age brought us factory production lines, train travel, photography and home electricity along with the forerunners of telephone communication and...

January 16, 2019 Helga

Politics in Victorian Britain – Part 2


In part one of our blog on Victorian Politics, we saw how the dominance of the Conservative Party during the early parts of Queen Victoria’s reign slowly was ousted by more liberal thinking. And one of the greatest political...

January 9, 2019 Helga
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