Tag: vintage cosmetics

The Lady’s Receipt Book, Vol. 01

I was perusing The Ladies’ Pocket Magazine of 1829, when I came across a series of articles called The Lady’s Receipt Book featuring homemade recipes to make cosmetics, cleaning products and other concoctions that may have been useful to women at the time. I thought it may be nice to share some of them with

The Ladies’ Receipt Book, Vol.2

Have you wondered what people used to clean their clothes, porcelain or glass in the nineteenth century? And what other concoctions were made by the ladies’ of the house for their every day needs? The 1829 edition of The Ladies’ Pocket Magazine casts some light on the subject by sharing a few recipes: TO KEEP