Quote of the Day – September 30, 2019

Elizabeth Bennet, La Belle Assemblée, and Early 19th Century Fashion

Originally posted on Mimi Matthews:
“Votaries and observers of fashion, but not her slaves, we follow her through her versatile path; catch her varied attractions, and present her changes to our readers as they pass before us in gay succession.” La Belle Assemblée, 1812. Portrait of Elizabeth, Mrs Horsley Palmer, by Thomas Lawrence, early 19th…

Day 14: Fashion of Book Characters

  Today’s challenge asks me what I wore today. Since taking a picture of myself was a disaster this morning (too bright outside so the picture didn’t come out so clear), I thought I post my response with a little twist. Instead of boring you guys with what I wore today, let’s admire popular bookContinue reading “Day 14: Fashion of Book Characters”