For the Regency Enthusiast

Want to learn more about the history of the Regency era including customs, fashions, politics, and everything else? The websites below are a few of the ones I use when doing my own research and are sure to provide an abundance of additional information for the Regency lover. 

Blogs and Links

 

History and Research Books

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Kristi's Regency History Articles

 

March 25, 2016

This article was originally posted on Regency Reflections. 

 

If you’ve ever read a Regency-set novel, you’ve no doubt run across a description of the heroine’s clothing. It’s one of those things we do. But have you ever stopped to wonder what makes an afternoon dress different from a carriage dress? Or a ball gown different from a dinner gown?

 

Here is a rundown of a few of the qualities that make a...

March 24, 2016

This post was originally part of a post written for Regency Reflections. The entirety of the original post can be found here

 

As long as people have been having children, there has been the question of what to do with them if the parents die before the child can care for themselves. In Regency England that care depended greatly on who your parents had been.

 

Orphanages were frequently reserved for...

March 24, 2016

This post is part of an article on Regency Reflections. You can view the original post in entirety here

 

The Regency Spy. He is such a popular figure in fiction that it can be difficult to know where the story ends and the truth begins.

 

Accounts of actual spies are vague and difficult to find. Not surprising, as they were spies. Undercover work wasn’t exactly respected at the time and was usually...

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