Archives: October 2019

Coping with the Winter Chill in the Georgian Era

Following on from July’s Top Five Tips for Keeping Cool 18th Century Style, here’s our helpful winter guide Layers layers and more layers: to avoid the “muslin disease” (deadly cold or pneumonia), bundle up in layers of wool, fur, cotton, flannel or linen. Gentleman, adorn your great coat, leather gloves and boots, and ladies, invest […]