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Remembering Queen Victoria

Today marks the 200-year anniversary of Queen Victoria’s birth. On the 24th May 1819 the iconic future monarch was born to Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn and Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld. Up until 2015, Queen Victoria was our… Continue reading →

Mid-Victorian Style 1850 – 1870

The Celebration Of Industry The image of mid-Victorian style remains a sombre drawing room with red wallpaper, heavy curtains and thickly upholstered seating. Ornaments and knick-knacks fill every available surface. Mid-Victorian style is often dismissed as lack of style. As… Continue reading →

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