Was there a secret language of hand fans? This article looks at the historical references and discusses whether it was a common practice or just a romantic fabrication.
Examining the before and after shots of famous Hollywood Actresses from the 1930s, including those of Jean Harlow, Marlene Dietrich and Greta Garbo.
A guide on how to care for your old or fragile photographs at home.
A short guide on how to clean and care for your antique books at home, with advice from a former historical conservationist.
Cheap and easy ways to clean your home and protect your objects and keepsakes, with techniques borrowed from a Conservation Cleaner.