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American morning frock coat, 2nd quarter 19th century; cotton: So much for the notion Victorian fabrics were drab. This coat probably inspired a whole line of 1970s lounge-lizard attire. (Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

Embroidered Baroque (1620) doublet; a male version of the more common woman's Jacobean jacket. I am shaking my head at the quintessential Baroque wackiness of this thing--it's fantastic!

Coat Date: 1790s Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB: 44 1/2 in. (113 cm) Credit Line: Purchase, NAMSB Foundation Inc. Gift, 1999 Accession Number: 1999.105.2

Gent's Striped Cotton Tailcoat, America, 1835-1845 - Lot 292 $20,700 whitakerauction.smugmug.com Tasha Tudor Auction

"Pink Frida" Flower Face Print

Print of original flower face by Vicki Rawlins Read Vicki's Flower Art Statement Hi-resolution print on premium quality archive paper with a matte finish Because of the quality of the original art, More

1815 military style inspired coat (back view), Eastern European, The Metropolitan Museum of Art C.I.39.13.26

MET Suit Date: 1830–40 Culture: American Medium: wool, synthetic Dimensions: Length at CB: 38 in. (96.5 cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of the estate of Sarah B. Russell, 1956 Accession Number: 2009.300.218a, b

Man's dressing gown (image 4) | British | 1825 | cotton | Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Accession Number: 2009.300.999

How to Make an Interesting Art Piece Using Tree Branches

DIY - How to make a heart shaped wall art out of driftwood or tree branches and twigs. Includes tips on branch selection and shows how to tie branches together.