Victorian crafts were a highly
ornamented style of decoration
that was popular in 19th century
Young women were expected to
be proficient with a needle and
were encouraged to knit or
crochet for those in need.
This gave them something to do
with their time while "the men"
Fathers and brothers attended
Victorian crafts have been broken
and hair braiding.
mosaic and beadwork.
Pictorial-textile or china painting,
arranging dried flowers, leaf work
Also known as "Parlor Crafts."
Women gathered in the parlor,
sipping tea and working on their
Today, Victorian crafts can be
found in antique shops. Some are
inherited from a family members.
It is said that this particular craft
should not be ignored due to the
highly skilled craftsmanship.
W is up tomorrow!
~Keep on Dreaming~