The Dictionary of Lost Words by Pip Williams

The Dictionary of Lost Words by Pip Williams

Such a remarkable work—and such a labor of love to research and recreate the world of the Oxford English Dictionary! Esme is a character I will carry with me for a very long time, and I am so glad I had a chance to encounter and immerse

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FUN NEW USES FOR VINTAGE HANKIES

FUN NEW USES FOR VINTAGE HANKIES

Women (and men) used to carry a handkerchief at all times back through the centuries, often beautifully embroidered. A friend has several she’s wondered how to preserve (besides in a keepsake box somewhere) so I went looking for what others had done. Here are some fun examples!

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