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Random Royal Rotogravure – Hand Tinted Photos

Hofdame Note: Thank you to geogirl for this fun post! Life doesn’t happen in black and white… The idea of adding colour to a monochrome image by hand dates back to the beginning of photography about 1850.  For many decades, it was the only way to get a colour photograph.   Hand coloring was a practical… Continue reading Random Royal Rotogravure – Hand Tinted Photos

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Battle of the Chokers – Duchess of Cornwall

This is just a sample of the necklaces of the Duchess of Cornwall that could be described as chokers. I grabbed the ones I thought might make for an interesting discussion, but feel free to spam the comments with more of her collection. After all, this royal could be described as the current "Queen of… Continue reading Battle of the Chokers – Duchess of Cornwall