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Reclaimed Wood Victorian Coat Hook Shelf

A great project to use wooden offcuts, old hooks and some shelf brackets. I'd make the shelf with a surround so I could store more things in it and not worry about it rolling or falling off plus it hides some of the contents for a cleaner, more organised look


Fagin's children: Mugshots of Victorian thieves as young as 11 who were sentenced to hard labour for stealing clothes and metal

Sent down: John Divine, 17, was imprisoned at Newcastle City Gaol for six months for stealing money, while Robert Charlton, 16 (right) was imprisoned for four months for stealing two pairs of boots.


Emily Sutton has created a set of beautiful watercolours inspired by the collection of Victorian crockery at the house she shares with the artist, Mark Hearld, in York.


Take a look around this vintage-style terraced home

Rustic kitchen - tongue and groove white walls, black Britannia range cooker, wood shelves with rusty shelf brackets, black station clock, grocery box kitchen doors, red toaster & kettle, wall hung plate rack white plates, mugs, wood mirror, white floorboards, cream worktop


The wanted Victorian women: Historic mugshots reveal the cunning faces of England’s Nineteenth Century bad girls

Caught: Many of mugshots going on display have never been seen before like this woman who was accused of cruelty to children


Victorian Chintz Damask Roses and Primroses make up this lovely chintz pattern based on a mid Victorian archive pattern. Back by demand, Victorian Chintz will be available for 12 months.