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Etiquette and Regency Resources; EJ Anniversary

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Grizella Campbell-Coffin It's coming up on my one-year EJ anniversary (the sixth), and so I thought I'd share with other players, old and new, some of the resources I've found most helpful in the last year:

This one is probably *the* most basically useful of all-how people are addressed:
http://laura.chinet.com/html/titles12.html

A good rundown of basic etiquette:
https://austenised.blogspot.com/2011/05/rules-and-etiquette-of-regency-society.html

A couple good articles/posts on conversation etiquette:
http://graceelliot-author.blogspot.com.au/2013/04/of-proper-gentlemen-and-ladies-guest.html
https://www.geriwalton.com/conversation-etiquette/

Fashion:
https://www.kristenkoster.com/a-primer-on-regency-era-womens-fashion/
http://candicehern.com/regencyworld/morning-dress-overview/
http://candicehern.com/regencyworld/walking-dresses-overview/
http://candicehern.com/regencyworld/half-dress-overview/
http://candicehern.com/regencyworld/full-dress-overview/
http://candicehern.com/regencyworld/riding-habits-overview/
https://janeaustensworld.wordpress.com/2015/10/24/awkward-the-regency-court-gown-regency-fashion/
https://www.kristenkoster.com/a-primer-on-regency-era-mens-fashion/

Tea!:
https://janeaustensworld.wordpress.com/2007/12/09/tea-in-the-regency-era/

Money, Dowries, Marriage Settlements, and Myths:
http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2016/05/show-me-money-marriage-settlements-in.html
https://callynpierson.wordpress.com/2011/07/14/myth-busting-inheritance-law-in-the-regency-era/

Gentlemanly Occupations:
http://randombitsoffascination.com/portfolio/gentlemen-in-the-regency-era/

Schools like Mrs Hatch's:
http://susannaives.com/wordpress/2013/03/educating-your-daughters-a-guide-to-english-boarding-schools-in-1814/

For the Scots (almost none of whom would have clan tartans, alas):
http://www.scotshistoryonline.co.uk/tartan-history.html

Seasonally Appropriate:
https://janeaustensworld.wordpress.com/2009/01/21/keeping-warm-in-the-regency-era-part-one/
https://janeaustensworld.wordpress.com/2009/02/03/ways-to-keep-warm-n-the-regency-era-part-2/
https://janeaustensworld.wordpress.com/2010/12/27/snow-sports-and-transportation-in-the-regency-era/

I can only hope this posts properly, and if this is enjoyed, I'll post more links!
Posted 1 month ago
Doug Well posted - Please don't stop!
Posted 1 month ago
Grizella Campbell-Coffin <3 Thanks Doug! That's really great to hear.

In the midst of the Advent and with Christmastide approaching, as well as the Christmas Ball, I thought to add some more of my compiled resources (which I may add to throughout the day):

Period Christmas Decor and Traditions:
https://austenonly.com/2009/12/14/jane-austen-and-christmas-decorating-the-georgian-home/
https://elisabraden.wordpress.com/2015/12/05/have-yourself-a-regency-christmas/
https://www.kristenkoster.com/a-regency-primer-on-christmastide-new-years/
https://www.kristenkoster.com/a-regency-primer-on-twelfth-night-wassailing/
https://www.kristenkoster.com/twelfth-night-epiphany/

Ball Resources:
https://regencyredingote.wordpress.com/2011/07/22/the-now-vanished-ephemeral-art-chalking-the-regency-ballroom-floor/
https://www.regencydances.org/paper012.php
http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2013/05/a-private-regency-ball.html
https://janeaustensworld.wordpress.com/tag/regency-dance/
https://www.bl.uk/romantics-and-victorians/articles/the-ball-in-the-novels-of-jane-austen
http://randombitsoffascination.com/2015/01/16/regency-life-public-assembly/
Posted 1 month ago
JoMarch Thanks! This is very useful
Posted 1 month ago

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