Boom Town Brides Three

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Story ideas for the third book in the Boom Town Brides series

Christine Johnson
Front Door Paint Colors - Want a quick makeover? Paint your front door a different color. Here a pretty front door color ideas to improve your home's curb appeal and add more style! Exterior Paint Colors For House, Victorian Homes, Paint Colors For Home, House Exterior, Victorian Porch, Beach House Exterior, Front Door, Yellow Houses, Door Color

Curb Appeal Boosts for Every Budget

Making your house the stunner on the street doesn't have to break you or the bank

Before the Automobile: 1871 dress from Tissot Painting This lady has some of th. Before the Automobile: 1871 dress from Tissot Painting This lady has some of the most well done, accurate outfits ever! 1800s Fashion, 19th Century Fashion, Edwardian Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Steampunk Fashion, Gothic Fashion, Fashion Fashion, Old Dresses, Vintage Dresses

Before the Automobile

This second dress I hadn't tried on since 2011 and had already lost the original bustle that I wore with it, so I had to see if it still fit ok and looked good over my new bustle. I also wanted to practice the hairstyle so I did a quick dress change and took some photos.

Evening dress, late From the National Museum of Costume. The top looks like it's on backwards! Vintage Outfits, Vintage Gowns, Vintage Mode, Vintage Hats, 1870s Fashion, Victorian Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Victorian Era, Antique Clothing

Evening dress, late 1860s-early 1870s. From the National Museum of Costume.

Victorian silk faille afternoon dress trimmed with brown and light blue faille and silk fringe by House of Worth [French], c. Source by doriscarson Kleider Victorian Gown, Victorian Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Gowns, Vintage Hats, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Historical Dress

Early Worth gowns - The Dreamstress

I know everyone wants to hear about the talk and see pictures, but that won’t happen yet for three reasons 1) I’m exhausted, 2) I hardly took any, so have to wait to get them from other people and 3) I’ve been asked to do a last minute talk on Sat and it gives me an excuse to pull out a few dresses I haven’t shown in a long time, so I’m frantic with that. So, in lieu of a Pompeii to Paris post, here is a pretty eye candy post in response to a readers question about early Worth gowns. There…

National Library of Ireland on The Commons February 1870 Two workmen on the Clonbrock Estate, Ahascragh, Co. Thanks to Robert Riddell for identifying the building as the Photograph or Photographic House at Clonbrock. Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Vintage Men, Victorian Men, Vintage Photographs, Historical Photos, The Past

February 12, 1870

Two workmen on the Clonbrock Estate, Ahascragh, Co. Galway. Thanks to Robert Riddell for identifying the building as the Photograph or Photographic House at Clonbrock. Thanks also to mickyman13 for identifying the implement the chap on the right is holding as a Billhook. Date: Saturday, 12 February 1870 NLI Ref.: CLON472

men shirts and neckties, vests, coats and trousers. Coat alternatives were frock coats, morning coats, sack coats and Norfolk jackets. Victorian Mens Fashion, Vintage Fashion, French Fashion, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Men's Clothing, 1870s Fashion, Fashion Goth, Ladies Fashion

1870s Hodgepodge: His and Hers Dressing Rooms, Bathing, a Bride’s Trousseau, Rules of Mourning, and Many Fashion Illustrations.

Today, I’m going to be a bit global. I will excerpt from an American book and use ladies’ fashions from France and men’s fashions from England. That’s the beauty of being a lazy researcher with a …

Small Vault Cellar Music Room Conversion - Stone Dry Bespoke Basement Conversions cellar conversionLove is piano. I think the painted stand ups will soon

Love is piano. I think the painted stand ups will soon become out of style, and it's not so grand..it's classic without being too fancy. We used to have one of these in my house I grew up in.

His and Hers Victorian Parlor chairs at The Depot today. Shabby Chic in green; leave as is or paint white and cover in muslin. In the Weaver Room - Dealer on the corner.

brown victorian parlor

Ivory brocade two piece bustle wedding dress with woven weding dress, 1870 paisley motifs, trimmed with beige organza bows and pleated beige taffeta frills: tied fitting bodice and long skirt with train.Wedding dress - oh this color. Wedding Dress Bustle, Bustle Dress, Long Wedding Dresses, 1870s Fashion, Edwardian Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Vestidos Vintage, Vintage Gowns, Vintage Outfits

Wedding dress

Ivory brocade two piece bustle wedding dress with woven paisley motifs, trimmed with beige organza bows and pleated beige taffeta frills: tied fitting bodice and long skirt with train.

A fine sea green taffeta visiting gown, circa - by Kerry Taylor Auctions 1870s Fashion, Edwardian Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Women's Fashion, French Fashion, Fashion Dolls, Fashion Ideas, 1800s Clothing, Historical Clothing

Sold Price: A fine sea green taffeta visiting gown, circa - June 2, 0110 2:00 PM BST

A fine sea green taffeta visiting gown, circa - by Kerry Taylor Auctions