Pincord Dresses – Summer Fashion

Pincord dresses are classic New Orleans Summer Pincord Dresses Every spring, there comes a warm day when Southern gentlemen and women head to the closet and pull out something seersucker. While Seersucker is considered classic “Old South”, I personally...
Revisiting Practical Armor for Fighting Women

Revisiting Practical Armor for Fighting Women

Revisiting Practical Armor, both Medieval and Futuristic. Revisiting Practical Armor I came across an interesting piece on Teh Tumblrz last week. It’s called Valhallan Nebula. The source is, lightresist.tumblr.com. I’ve been interested in “practical...
Screen Porch Houses harken back to before a/c

Screen Porch Houses harken back to before a/c

If you didn’t have air-condition or a lot of fans, you might have lived in screen porch houses growing up. (cross-posted to NOLA History Guy) Screen porch houses Before central air-conditioning became part of everyday home life, screen porch houses lined the...