The Victorian Book of Cakes: Treasury of Recipes, techniques and decorations from the golden age of cake-making: a classic Victorian book reissued for the modern reader
The Victorian Book of Cakes: Treasury of Recipes,
A treasure from the past, this book was originally published at the turn of the last century, during the heyday of cake-making, designed to be the standard work on cakes and confectionery. There are recipes for all kinds of of traditional Victorian cakes, biscuits and cookies, petits fours, shortbreads, pound and slab cakes, gingerbreads, marzipan and nougat, as well as a multitude of fillings, icings and frostings.With notes on adapting the recipes for the modern kitchen, this nostalgic book will enchant all cake-makers.
- ASIN: 0754825760
Glitter Old-Time Christmas Stickers (Dover Stickers)
Old-Time Christmas Stickers (Dover Stickers)
Old-Time Christmas Stickers (Dover
Charming illustrations, selected from turn-of-the-century sources, make up this delightfully nostalgic collection of 17 full-color holiday stickers. Ready to spread Christmas cheer are rosy-cheeked, gift-laden youngsters dressed in night-clothes, peasant outfits, and stylish winter wear; figures of Santa Claus and of Father Christmas (the character who predated the more familiar fellow); bags of toys, holly, trees, and much more.These easy-to-apply stickers are sure to enhance Christmastime cards, envelopes, place settings, and gift packages.
- ASIN: 0486271463
- UPC: 800759271467
Anna (Angel Creek Christmas Brides Book 5)
Anna (Angel Creek Christmas Brides Book
Can the Rancher Convince the Southern Belle to be his Montana Wife?With no family in Charleston, Anna Tuttle decides to join her friends and become a mail-order bride. But she wasn’t prepared for the way her indulged life would change. And yet her rugged husband is doing his best to help her adjust to her new life as a ranchers wife. But she wants more.Lonely, Levi Jackson orders a mail order bride, but instead of a strong vibrant ranching woman, he receives a pampered southern belle. Will she back out of the marriage before they’ve even had a chance to begin or can Levi help her learn how to love. Will the Southern Bell let Levi show her the true meaning of family and Christmas?“Anna” is a sweet historical western romance novel of 35,000 words with a guaranteed happily ever after.This book is Free with Kindle Unlimited!Angel Creek Christmas Brides Series: Book 1: Charity by Sylvia McDaniel Book 2: Julia by Lily Graison Book 3: Ruby by Hildie McQueen Book 4: Sarah by Peggy McKenzie Book 5: Anna by Everly West
- ASIN: B07JM6DW51
Old-Fashioned Christmas Postcards: 24 Postcards
Old-Fashioned Christmas Postcards: 24
Old-fashioned holiday charm abounds with these collectibles and their colorful portraits of ruddy-cheeked children and Santas. Reproduced directly from rare originals, the images of twinkling stars, shiny toys, and candle-decked trees first appeared in the years between 1900 and 1930. Featured artists include John Winsch and Ellen Clapsaddle, along with creations from the famous house of Raphael Tuck & Sons of London. A joy to send or keep, these nostalgic cards kindle a warm glow of seasonal cheer.
- ASIN: 0486260577
- UPC: 800759260577
A Fairy-Tale Christmas: Creating Magical Celebrations Inspired by an Enchanted Castle
A Fairy-Tale Christmas: Creating Magical Celebrations Inspired by
In the picturesque Hudson Valley village of Tarrytown, New York, there is a small castle called Lyndhurst that attracts over 75,000 visitors each year. It is one of America’s finest Gothic Revival mansions, but at Christmastime it becomes something more, something magical; that’s when designer Bob Pesce decorates each of the castle’s 15 main rooms in the style of a different children’s story. In A Fairy-Tale Christmas, readers all across America can experience that enchanting transformation and learn how to make it happen in their own homes. See what Cinderella’s sitting room looks like fully decked out for the holidays, or what Little Red Riding Hood hangs on her tree. Take a look at Snow White’s bedroom, with seven pairs of stockings over the mantle, or Alice in Wonderland’s game room, with its playing card–bedecked tree. Featuring 150 glittering photographs, this book offers detailed decorating instructions that allow readers to re-create many of the same effects. Recipes inspired by the “stars” of each story—from The Nutcracker’s Sugarplums to Peter Pan’s Crocodile Tears Punch—are included as well, along with fascinating facts about these beloved tales. This charming book is a beautiful keepsake that captures Lyndhurst in all its holiday glory as i...
- Brand: Brand: Stewart, Tabori and Chang
- ASIN: 1584795301
Old-Time Christmas Angels Stickers (Dover Stickers)
Old-Time Christmas Angels Stickers (Dover
Add a heavenly touch to gift packages, cards, letters, and more with the colorful holiday stickers in this charming collection. Celestial beauties—both single figures and groups—abound in 21 angelic scenes from Christmases past. Some of the winged creatures pose pensively among candles and boughs of holly. Others are framed attractively by holiday wreaths, and still others playfully encircle a Christmas tree. Selected from rare turn-of-the-century archives, these delightful peel-and-apply illustrations will brighten any number of flat surfaces.
- ASIN: 0486297268
- UPC: 800759297269
Compacts and Cosmetics: Beauty from Victorian times to the Present Day
Compacts and Cosmetics: Beauty from Victorian times to
Cosmetics have been used to increase attraction since Ancient times whilst Compacts have been a symbol of love for generations but especially since the 1920s. In this fascinating book, vintage accessories’ expert, Madeleine Marsh, discusses just what makes compacts so desirable and reveals their hidden secrets from cameras to cigarettes. Madeleine shows what to buy and where, what to spot when buying and how to make the most of your compacts, vintage cosmetics or beauty accessories.
- Brand: imusti
- ASIN: 1473822947
A Timeless Christmas
They’re from two different centuries, but they’re perfect for each other. Megan Turner is in love with the past. As a tour guide at a beautiful historic mansion, she tells visitors about its original owner, Charles Whitley. An inventor and businessman in the early 1900s, he rose from poverty to wealth…only to disappear without a trace. Charles was always intrigued by the future. He just never expected to go there. But when he repairs a mysterious clock he bought on his travels, he’s transported to the twenty-first century, with his home decorated for Christmas and overrun by strangers. Charles is determined to find a way back to his own era, especially when he learns about what happened after he left. But as Megan introduces him to the wonders of smartphones, pizza, and modern holiday traditions, they both feel a once-in-a-lifetime connection. Could it be that, somewhere in time, they belong together? This magical holiday romance includes a free Hallmark original recipe for Stuffed Crust Italian Pizza.
- ASIN: B07HQZTK5N
Color At Home: A Young House Love Coloring Book
Color At Home: A Young House Love Coloring
Color at Home: A Young House Love Coloring Book is a fresh and fun adult coloring book full of interior design eye candy! New York Times best-selling authors Sherry & John Petersik of the popular home blog Young House Love have teamed up with Paige Tate & Co. for a one of a kind, interior design coloring book. Dive into beautiful rooms and home decor inspiration illustrated by the talented Joan Borawski. Get lost in intricate design details like built-in bookcases, patterned pillows, and ornate rugs - and bring them to life with your own color schemes. Each page is printed on white premium paper and offers countless opportunities to experiment with different looks without having to repaint a room or buy new furniture, so you can test drive different styles and color combinations before committing to them at home.
- Brand: Paige Tate Select
- ASIN: 1944515097
Decorating For Christmas (ARTS & CRAFTS FOR HOME DECORATING)
TJ's Christmas Victorian Children Decorating Tree Ornament 3 inches (3 Children)
Remarkable Books: The World's Most Beautiful and Historic Works
Remarkable Books: The World's Most Beautiful and Historic
A beautiful and enthralling guide to more than 80 of the world’s most celebrated, rare, and important written works, from the Dead Sea Scrolls to Anne Frank’s diary to the first Penguin paperbacks. Remarkable Books delves into the stories behind the most incredible tomes ever produced, offering an insight into their wider social and cultural contexts. Spotlighting ancient and modern masterpieces, Remarkable Books is chronologically ordered to demonstrate the correlations between the growth in human knowledge and advancements in the bookmaking process. Alongside breathtaking images of the books and manuscripts discussed, each exquisite chapter charts the evolution and legacy of these landmark books and the people who produced them.
- Brand: PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE LLC
- ASIN: 1465463623
The New Christmas Tree: 24 Dazzling Trees and Over 100 Handcrafted Projects for an Inspired Holiday
The New Christmas Tree: 24 Dazzling Trees and
This Christmas, consider everyday objects from a new point of view, embrace a fresh color palette, or give your children’s handmade ornaments or special family heirlooms a new life. The inspiration is endless here, with one-of-a-kind trees that celebrate food, nature, fashion, folk art, typography, color, and art history. Each spectacular design is easily replicated, with step-by-step instructions for crafting coordinating ornaments, garlands, and toppers, plus advice on selecting the right tree, choosing lights, and more. Whether you have space for a towering fir or a sweet tabletop creation, whether your taste skews modern or traditional, quirky or sophisticated, there’s something for everyone!
- Brand: Artisan
- ASIN: 1579655912