Pierre the Waiter - Mural Painted on Door
Welcome to my Flickr Photo Gallery! I'm a muralist living in the *Chicago suburb of Elmhurst and have been painting murals since 1997. I have been featured in the Chicago Tribune, Daily Herald, Time Out Chicago and several other publications. In addition, I have painted murals in the Chicago Luxury Home Tour, The Cavalcade of Homes and many model homes. To see more of my photos or to contact me for a Free Estimate or quick 'guesstimate', please visit my web site - www.CeroneDesigns.com *I do…
La Belle Epoque, Edwardian and WWI Eras ... Sewing Inspiration from Photos and Portraits Past
Another sleepless night; I started surfing for inspiration and found some great photographs and portraits. Though the details are not always as clear as the ads from these eras, I love seeing the women and fashions against the backdrops of the times. ^ c. 1910 Les Createurs de La Mode - 9 Salon de Vente - Doucet from Edwardian Era. ^ c. 1916 Mrs. Edsel Ford and Bridesmaids. Also from the NYPL Digital Gallery. c. 1916 Dresses by the Dennison Manufacturing Company from the NYPL Digital…
Castles on Camera: HGTV Visits the Real 'Downton Abbey'
The stately manor that millions of Downton Abbey fans have grown to know and adore is no movie set. It's an actual working estate in England's countryside and home to modern day members of the real British aristocracy. HGTV's Castles on Camera takes you inside Highclere Castle to see its spectacular rooms and meet the real-life lord and lady of the manor.
I don't think the butler was expecting the maid to kiss him and the timing was unfortunate. The mistress of the household is not pleased, based on the hands on the hips and the scowl on her face. Her husband, on the other hand, is amused by the situation. I have the feeling that everything is going to turn out fine.