Mail Order Mix-Up Book 1

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Inspiration for the first book in the Mail Order Mix-Up series

Christine Johnson
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Ensemble | American | The Met

Ensemble Date: ca. 1870 Culture: American Medium: silk, wool Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession Number: C.I.53.72.5a–d

Vintage Woman Teacher One Room Log Cabin School House Rustic Teaching Michigan… Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, School Pictures, Vintage School, Vintage Ladies

Vintage Woman Teacher One Room School Rustic Teaching

hand-printed, sepia toned photograph. printed in a darkroom, using a 4x5 negative, made from the original image. This photo shows teacher with her students, in front of a rustic, one room schoolhouse in the U.P. of Michigan.

Vintage Fashion Dress 1868 The Metropolitan Museum of Art (OMG that dress!) - Dress 1868 The Metropolitan Museum of Art 1800s Fashion, 19th Century Fashion, Victorian Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Gowns, Vintage Mode, Dress Vintage, Antique Clothing

Dress | American | The Met

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Vanity Fair: A Treasure Trove from the Costume Institute," December 15, 1977–September 3, 1978.The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Waist Not," March 30, 1994–August 21, 1994

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20 Great Lakes Getaways

From Minnesota to Ohio, towns along the Midwest's Great Lakes capture the summer vacation spirit. Here are some of our favorite Great Lakes getaways, with tips on exploring each one.

"Green brocade and watered silk dress with black velvet stripes, buttons, and floral design; Worn by the wife of General Robert N. MacLaren, commander at Fort Snelling from Love the deep, gorgeous teal hue of this dress. 1800s Fashion, 19th Century Fashion, Edwardian Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Old Dresses, Vintage Dresses, Nice Dresses, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Clothing

Dress worn by wife of Fort Snelling commander : Collections Online

Green brocade and watered silk dress with black velvet stripes, buttons, and floral design; machine-stitched. Worn by the wife of General Robert N. MacLaren, commander at Fort Snelling from 1862-1865.

Patterns for the Well-Dressed Century Gentleman – Historical Sewing Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Historical Romance, Sharp Dressed Man, Well Dressed, Victorian Gentleman, Looks Dark, Mode Costume, 19th Century Fashion

Patterns for the Well-Dressed 19th Century Gentleman

Patterns for the Well-Dressed 19th C. Gentleman | HistoricalSewing.com

Beginning of the log drive, Grand Rapids. Folder "Copyprints of Historical Logging Photos from Archives of MI Dept. of Conservation. Grand Rapids Michigan, State Of Michigan, Oscoda Michigan, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Forest Pictures, Old Trees, Up Book, Historical Images

Bentley Historical Library

Beginning of the log drive, Grand Rapids. Folder "Copyprints of Historical Logging Photos from Archives of MI Dept. of Conservation."

Abandoned one-room school house. I love falling-down things. Old Buildings, Abandoned Buildings, Abandoned Places, Country School, Old School House, Abandoned Property, Vintage School, Old Churches, School Daze

Country Cabin With Cindy

I apologize for not posting to my blog in so long. Thanks for hanging in there and coming back! I have so much to catch up with and tell you! I hope everyone had a glorious holiday season! Below are some pics I posted of a heavy frost we received a few days before Christmas. This type of frost is known as a hoar frost. Weird name I know but it is oh so beautiful when it happens! A hoar frost is the tiny solid deposition of water vapor from saturated air(such as fog) that instantly freezes…

The perils of pretty English girls, for a Frenchman in Étretat - Normandy Then and Now From the Gazette of Fashion, and Cutting Room Companion 1870 Victorian Mens Clothing, Victorian Mens Fashion, Fashion Vintage, Victorian Era, Vintage Men, Vintage Clothing, Victorian Gentleman, 1870s Fashion, Stylish Mens 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 …

All The Pretty Dresses: Green Dress with Stripes. Reminds me of my Haunted Mansion costume Vintage Outfits, Vintage Gowns, Vintage Mode, Haunted Mansion Costume, Pretty Dresses, Beautiful Dresses, Victorian Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Suits

Green 1860's Dress with Stripes

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