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I am a Docent and tour guide to the historic Hearthside House in Lincoln, RI. I have a passion for the Victorian era.

I am a lover of the art of drinking tea, having Victorian tea parties, and teaching young girls tea etiquette and proper manners in public.

Friday, May 24, 2013

Downton Abby Tea at Hearthside,








Table all set to greet the guest for tea.

                 Our well trained staff stand ready in each room.

 
A wonderful welcome from Kathy Harley, the Lady of Hearthside,


                                                                      


           These two gentlemen came to enjoy an afternoon tea at Hearthside.

Mrs. Henry informs the ladies about the duties of the servants and the positions of the family members of Downton Abby.

                             



                                       Behind the scenes, in the kitchen at Hearthside.








                                   The day was a total success!

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Costume Contest USA Entry 29.) Dress: Historic Hearthside House Hostess Gown Victorian Costume Contest



Victorian Dress Costume ContestComment by JUDGE Lisa Schnapp: 8/15/2010

"Lovely, glowing creation blended of soft, feminine hues. A stunning gown that embodies Victorian style femininity..."








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