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#bedroom in Marie Antoinette's retreat - Le Petit Trianon, #Versailles France #pink

"Marie Antoinette's Jewels" They actually belonged to Hortense de Beauharnais, and may have belonged to her mother, the empress Josephine before that. However, Hortense sold them to King Louis-Philippe. His wife Queen Marie Amelie (Marie Antoinette's niece, so perhaps that's where the confusion entered) remodeled them. Now in the Louvre.

The Affair of the Diamond Necklace | Marie Antoinette's Downfall

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Just outside Paris, built as a rustic retreat for Marie Antoinette on the grounds of the Palace of Versailles they are among 12 cottages at her Hameau de la Reine (1785 and 1792)

Fairytale Cottages . . . Once Upon A Time...

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Marie Antoinette's Petit Trianon, a small château, located on the grounds of the Palace of Versailles in France

Marie Antoinette's armchair from the Palace of Versailles. It was made by French cabinet maker Georges Jacob (1739-1814). This pastel blue & yellow gold chair was kept in the Queen's private Gold Cabinet room.

Histoire du design : Louis XVI - Paperblog

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Queen Marie Antoinette's Amethyst Parue

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Marie Antoinette's shoes (via Trouvais.com)

Old French Silver

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Marie Antoinette's blue diamond ring -- Stunning 5.64 carat blue heart shaped diamond which the queen had set in a ring. During the Revolution, Marie Antoinette gave the ring to her close friend Princess Lobomirska.

Erik Runyan Jewelers | Vancouver WA Jewelers & Engagement Rings

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Queen Marie-Antoinette’s Bedchamber at Versailles. You can see, against the back wall, the monumental jewelry case she ordered. On the mantel, a bust of the Queen. Above the mirror, a portrait of Joseph II, her brother. Portraits of Louis XVI and Empress Maria Theresa (not visible here) also decorate the room.

Marie Antoinette's diamond earrings. Let us not be too particular. It is better to have old secondhand diamonds than none at all. Mark Twain

The Petit Trianon at Versailles / Marie Antoinette's retreat / built 1762–68 / conceived by Ange-Jacques Gabriel, who "paid homage to the ideals of Greek temple architecture with a square floor plan, a flat roof, and four sober façades limned in Corinthian detail" - Architectural Digest

Marie Antoinette's magical mignon château, the Petit Trianon

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Marie Antoinette's Faberge Sapphire imperial ring I think they got this back wards... It is a Antoinette Marie sapphire imperial ring.

Sapphire blue light - Viola.bz

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You have GOT to check out these Marie Antoinette 'paper shoes'!!!! SO gorgeous! Tutorial on how to make them at: artfulaffirmation...

Designs By Terri Gordon: MARIE ANTOINETTE SHOES THAT I MADE

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Marie's Antoinette's earrings, she paid 460,000 livres for them in 1776.

Marie Antoinette's Gossip Guide to the 18th Century: 09.08

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Marie Antoinette's heart breaking last letter to her children, stained by tears. 1793

Tea at Trianon: Last Letter of Marie-Antoinette

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14-year-old Pakistani girl shot in head and neck on school bus in hit ordered by the Taliban because she champions education of girls Malala Yousafzai, 14, was a well known equality activist in Swat, Pakistan She was shot on a bus full of pupils leaving her school in Mingora Miss Yousafzai and another victim are both in stable condition The Taliban organisation who have taken responsibility for the shooting have said they will target her again if she survives

Gemstone brooch of Catherine Howard. Lovestruck with his very young bride, Henry VIII spent more money on jewels and gifts for her than on any of his other four wives. The French ambassador wrote: "the King is so amorous of her that he cannot treat her [Catherine] well enough, and caresses her more than he did the others." In return, Catherine was caring and affectionate to her much older husband. Initially, Henry refused to believe that Catherine was guilty of any indiscretions.

FREE Laura's Little Houses - A Guide to the Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Sites! - Blessed Beyond A Doubt

Laura Ingalls Wilder has a TON to teach us about cooking, homemaking, and simple living!

Ideas and Inspiration from Laura Ingalls Wilder - Jaimie Ramsey

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Laura Ingalls Wilder-I believe this was the house in town, in Mansfield, MO, that Laura and Almanzo lived in for a few years during the late 1890's, when Laura was in her late twenties & early thirties. During this time she took in boarders and served meals to local railroad workers while Almanzo worked in town as an oil salesman and general deliveryman.

The Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum

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Free Little House on The Prairie Virtual Field Trip | Free Homeschool Deals ©

Free Little House on The Prairie Virtual Field Trip

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Laura Ingalls Wilder biography with some printables (maps, vocab, crosswords, etc)

Laura Ingalls Wilder

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The Laura Ingalls Dugout on the banks of Plumb Creek, 1874, MN.

MN.Laura.Ingalls.Wilder.Museum.DugOut - Home in the Earth

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1960- jackie and caroline in hyannis port...probably the best photo I've ever seen of her...

SIMPLY JACKIE- Jackie Kennedy

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Jack Kennedy (JFK) with sister Kick (Kathleen) in London, 1938

Jack with sister | The Kennedys | Pinterest

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