History Stories
5 Things Victorian Women Didn’t Do (Much)
April 2, 2013

Don’t let the lace doilies and lavender sachets fool you—life for women in Victorian England wasn’t always how we imagine it. Read More

4 Rules for Bathing, According to Beau Brummell
January 8, 2013

English fashion icon Beau Brummell introduced his compatriots to his revolutionary ideas on hygiene in the late 18th and early 19th centuries. Read More

9 Bizarre Baldness Cures
September 25, 2012

Find out about some of the weird and wacky ways people have attempted to curb or conceal their hair loss over the centuries. Read More