Sunday, July 31, 2011

Pittock Mansion Picnic

This afternoon we went to the Oregon Regency Society’s annual Pittock Mansion Picnic. We had a lovely afternoon of eating, card playing, chatting, and strolling the beautiful grounds and interiors of the mansion. Here are a few pics, enjoy!

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The spread.

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The Cartwright’s, in their new creations. Yes, this is part of the reason I have not been online much. The Captain has a second frock coat, that I do not have pictures of yet.

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Here we are… I finished the new robe in time too, I’m very happy with the results.

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Lady Devereaux, Mrs. Cartwright, and I in the house.

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Where’s Mrs. Cartwright… :P

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That’s all for now :) Have a lovely rest of your day.

Love Lauren

7 Witty Sentiments:

Lauren R said...

Wow, you finished your robe so fast! And it looks marvelous! You and your group always look just plain perfect.

MrsC (Maryanne) said...

Glorious!! Your new overrobe looks fantastic, love that colour on you Lauren! I am very taken with the prints that your companions are wearing, being a maximalist, and wondered if you could share their provenance? :)

Hungarican Chick said...

The composition on the first picture is stellar. Aaron's work, I imagine? That picture of Mrs. Cartwright camouflaged into the wallpaper is HILARIOUS!

Lauren said...

Yes, that is Aaron's work :D

Kleidung um 1800 said...

Wow - what a lovely & perfect afternoon! Your new robe looks gorgeous and the mansion is just so beautiful! I truly enjoyed your pictures!

Cécile said...

Wow! You did such a great job with all your dresses! And it looks like a perfect period day :)

Richard Cottrell said...

Wonderful as usual. Richard from My Old Historic House.