DIY, How-to, Reference

Resource: Article on the History of Women and DIY

“We’ve broken through glass ceilings—we just never learned how to fix them!” I read this article today and found it fascinating. Thought I would share in case do as well. (For those who don't know, women's history is a big interest of mine.) There are also several inclusive (gender, sexuality, etc.) books mentioned that readers… Continue reading Resource: Article on the History of Women and DIY

Living, Manners, Reference

Your Guide(s) to Manners and Elegance

Refinement was not only about observing the outer forms of proper behavior and surrounding oneself with tasteful objects; refinement involved a state of mind--it contributed to the formation of personal and social identities. To be refined was not only to be polished and genteel, it was to occupy a different mental sphere, separate from the… Continue reading Your Guide(s) to Manners and Elegance