VICTORIAN GIRL September 28, 2009 Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google+ Email Victorian trading card (with a very boring advert for ovens on the back). children Victorian Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google+ Email Comments Beansieleigh28 September 2009 at 18:39Hi Susie! LOVE this one! She looks like a little doll! Hope you had a nice weekend! I'm doing a lot of baking with all the apples we just picked! One family member is "in the dog house" right now though.. Our cocker spaniel decided he would help himself to one of my freshly baked pies! He is NOT a popular fellow right now! I may post about it later, IF and when I can find the humor in it by then! (0; ~tinaReplyDeleteSusie Jefferson28 September 2009 at 18:46Don't tell me: he's been sick everywhere? BAAAAD doggie!Yes, she's a sweetie alright. I like Victorian children - they always draw nice expressions for them.ReplyDeletethescrappywife15 October 2009 at 04:29So lovely! Thank you!ReplyDeleteSugarpie15 January 2010 at 08:42Very sweet rendering of the girl, I also like children from the Victorian era.. I wonder why they would use a young girl for an oven advert instead of a woman in apron or something.. Thanks Susie!XOReplyDeleteSusie Jefferson15 January 2010 at 10:28Victorians were very sentimental re children, and probably thought it was super-cute.This young lady is wearing a pinafore, which is like an overdress, to protect the outfit underneath. Poorer families would change the pinafore often, not the dress, to cut down wash & wear. Rich families would dress the children in very lacy pinafores to show status (handmade guipure lace etc).ReplyDeleteAdd commentLoad more... Post a Comment I love to receive comments! Thanks so much.