Monthly Archives: January 2015

  1. Weber, Caroline. QUEEN OF FASHION: WHAT MARIE ANTOINETTE WORE TO THE REVOLUTION

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    January 16, 2015 by ethelfritha

    On May the 7th, 1770, Maria Antonia Josepha Joanna, Archduchess of Austria, having already married Prince Louis-Auguste of France by …
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  2. Peiss, Kathy. HOPE IN A JAR: THE MAKING OF AMERICA’S BEAUTY CULTURE

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    January 14, 2015 by ethelfritha

    The amount of time it took for cosmetics to traverse the distance between “painted whore” to “cosmopolitan lady” is astonishingly short. …
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  3. Lee, Michelle. FASHION VICTIM

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    January 12, 2015 by ethelfritha

    Remember the mesh sweater? I remember the mesh sweater very well. I bought one in high school and wore it …
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  4. Conover, Ted. THE ROUTES OF MAN.

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    January 9, 2015 by ethelfritha

    A thousand, five hundred, even one hundred years ago, people mostly stayed put. Of course, sometimes it was necessary to …
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Fringe Association

Knitting ideas, inspiration and free patterns, plus crochet, weaving, and more

Little Bits of History

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The Catholic Table

Prayer. Food. Conversation. And Wine. Lots of Wine

Sancta Nomina

Thoughts on Catholic baby naming

Life, Liberty and Absolute Crap

I went to one of America's finest liberal arts colleges and all I got was this brain

Sia Eliza

pottery | watercolor | writing

Íslenzka.net

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TLC

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Bite Size Canada

Canadian trivia and history in bite size chunks!

The Ugly Volvo

Attempts at Adulthood

Intellectual Infatuation

I was given to understand there would be bonbons.

Everyday Grace

Finding God in Daily Life

Red Rock Lullaby

Musings of a Future Adoptive Mother

West Coast Knitter

Adventures in Knitting and Lifestyle Design for a Humane and Meaningful Life

Book Snob

FOR DISCERNING READERS

Lily Oak Books

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The Folk & Rock Musical Box

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Moments in Mediocre Motherhood

I was given to understand there would be bonbons.