Tellervo Syrjäkari

Tellervo Syrjäkari

Tellervo Syrjäkari
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Smock | Museum of London- A woman's white linen smock decorated with intricate bands of geometric cutwork taken from another object, possibly a cover, and used as insertions on the sleeves, cuffs, collar and upper part of the front. If worn underneath an open-necked gown, the exquisite needlework would have been visible

Smock | Museum of London- A woman's white linen smock decorated with intricate bands of geometric cutwork taken from another object, possibly a cover, and used as insertions on the sleeves, cuffs, collar and upper part of the front. If worn underneath an open-necked gown, the exquisite needlework would have been visible

Victorian Walking Dress Victorian : Victorian Inspiration

Victorian Walking Dress Victorian : Victorian Inspiration

1640's French Period hair for men and women. Also cuffs. ('cause that's important too!)

1640's French Period hair for men and women. Also cuffs. ('cause that's important too!)

I ❤ the 80s. However I am happy a few things have changed. Lol. :-)

I ❤ the 80s. However I am happy a few things have changed. Lol. :-)

I spent the entire first part of my life surrounded by men. 3 brothers, 7 million male cousins, my Dad, my Step-Father, I even had close male friends at school, I guess growing up around so much testosterone meant I could connect easily with the men of our species? I longed for a sister though. My entire life. I always wondered what it would have been like, to have another female energy so close to me. I yearned for softness, fragility, vulnerability....amidst all the testosterone, I was…

I spent the entire first part of my life surrounded by men. 3 brothers, 7 million male cousins, my Dad, my Step-Father, I even had close male friends at school, I guess growing up around so much testosterone meant I could connect easily with the men of our species? I longed for a sister though. My entire life. I always wondered what it would have been like, to have another female energy so close to me. I yearned for softness, fragility, vulnerability....amidst all the testosterone, I was…

All kinds of love love love n' feels for this room's vibes. Ahhh dream living room! But I'd have more plants take over the furniture.

All kinds of love love love n' feels for this room's vibes. Ahhh dream living room! But I'd have more plants take over the furniture.

Adore the simplicity of these candles in a tin container.  Dozens of them would be even better!

Adore the simplicity of these candles in a tin container. Dozens of them would be even better!

Edwardian housemaids

Edwardian housemaids

Bill Brandt (British) Parlourmaid and Under-Parlourmaid Waiting to Serve Dinner, London, 1939. "The extreme social contrast during those years before the war was, visually, very inspiring for me. I started by photographing in London, the West End, the suburbs, the slums. I photographed everything that went on inside the large houses of wealthy families."

Bill Brandt (British) Parlourmaid and Under-Parlourmaid Waiting to Serve Dinner, London, 1939. "The extreme social contrast during those years before the war was, visually, very inspiring for me. I started by photographing in London, the West End, the suburbs, the slums. I photographed everything that went on inside the large houses of wealthy families."