Tea & Talk: Victorian Mourning Etiquette and Customs with Linda Zimmerman
Sunday, June 11 at 3:00pm
This event will also include the debut viewing of a circa 1860 mourning dress on display at Dying to Bloom along with a sample of Victorian Hair Art.
The Victorians had fascinating mourning customs from elaborate rituals and mourning clothes to restricted social behavior. Enjoy an afternoon cup of tea and join Historian/Author Linda Zimmerman as she discusses the Victorians intrinsic obligations of honoring the dead.