What My Ancestors Would’ve Worn: Guy De Rouffignac

We know a reasonable amount about Guy de Rouffignac and his life. We know that he was born in France but came over to England in the late 17th Century with his parents, during the reign of the French King Louis XIV. Guy and his family were Huguenots,  French Protestants. King Louis XIV wanted to…

Style Icon: Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess Of Devonshire

Georgiana Cavendish is one of my favourite humans that has ever lived. Her life is so tragic yet she was such a well respected and charismatic woman. Born as Georgiana Spencer to John Spencer and Georgiana Poyntz. She was born on 7th June 1757 in Northamptonshire. Georgiana is most likely known as the Duchess of…

Review: BBC One Dracula (2020)

At the end of last year, the BBC started advertising a brand new adaptation of Bram Stoker's classic 'Dracula'. I love all things dark and if there are vampires it's an added bonus, so I was looking forward to it. Written by Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat, writers of 'Sherlock'. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fokdvaYR220 Starring Claes Bang as…