08-07-2015, 03:39 PM
VICTORIAN RESOURCE DIRECTORY
Have you ever stumbled upon a site with cool information about the Victorian era? About the lifestyle, the fashion, ect? Did you think to yourself "Man, I want to share this cool new information with everyone on Charming!" And I bet that you did link to that in the cbox, but there were only so many people who managed to see this information you found in the depths of the internet.
This is the solution to that.
In this thread we will gather all the links to cool sites with information about the era we RP in. If you have a link to share, post your link with this code, in code tags:
[code][url=YOUR LINK]Name/description of site[/url], [i]submitted by YOUR NAME[/i][/code]
Dressing the Late 19th Century Woman
Victoriana Magazine, submitted by Lynn
Guide to London Districts and Neighbourhoods from John, Murray, "The World of London." Blackwoods Magazine (July 1841), submitted by Bex
Food timeline, submitted by Soph
Victorian Era Cooking, submitted by Steph
Flower Language Dictionary, submitted by Soph
Victorian Slang Dictionary, submitted by Olive
Victorian Vulgarities - A List of Crude Slang, submitted by Olive
1000 Most Popular Names of the 1880's, submitted by Steph
Old-Fashioned, Vintage, Retro, Classic, Eclectic, Unusual and Uncommon Names for Girls, submitted by Soph
Old Names of Diseases/Conditions, submitted by Jenny
Examples of what would go where: Fashion is self-explanatory. xD Lifestyle would be links to etiquette pages, rules on dancing and other such shit. Historical events would be information about events that happened. Other is like... other stuff that doesn't really fit the above categories. Diaries of actual Victorian people and lists of weird baby names and shit.