In a frantic and hurried world, Victoria offers a respite from the chaos of everyday life. The pages are dedicated to living beautifully when entertaining, cooking, and decorating and even in artistic pursuits - and now you can enjoy every single page on your tablet! With a distinct personality all its own, Victoria personifies feminity, passion, and an enterprising spirit. Each issue features decorating and entertaining ideas, recipes, travel stories, essays from inspiring women, and much more.
Victoria • May/June 2021 Volume 15, Issue 3
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Wedded Bliss • Our Victoria Classics Book Club spring selection, Come Rain or Come Shine by Jan Karon, includes the long-awaited marriage of two beloved characters in the Mitford series. Reflecting on the most memorable nuptials that they have personally had the pleasure to witness, readers share glimpses of ceremonies brimming with romance, beauty, and thoughtfulness.
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Charmed by Blue & White • Artist-in-Residence Annie Sloan demonstrates how the softest whisper of sky to the deepest shade of indigo shines with equal splendor when paired with alabaster accents.
Romance on the Riviera • Along the coast of the Mediterranean, life seems bright and pure. Serene days brim with warm sunlight, refreshing food, and the bonds of community. In appreciation for the simple lifestyle found here, our collection seeks to invigorate the senses with shades of vibrant blue and sandy white.
Postcards from Paris • When the time is right for travel, Paris awaits, arms open wide in welcome, for visitors to stroll its enchanting neighborhoods, from the cobblestone streets of Montmartre to the quaint alleyways of Le Marais.
The French Breadbasket • Awake to a luxuriant sampling evocative of the most charming Parisian pâtisserie. Recipes developed in the Victoria test kitchens range from simple indulgences using prepared ingredients to gourmet specialties sure to enchant the experienced baker. Every sumptuous offering, flaky bite, and mouthwatering crumb extends a sublime welcome to the day.
Font of Splendor • More than five hundred years before the foundations of Versailles were laid, a royal château in the woods outside Paris began to blossom. Now fully bloomed, this hidden gem boasts a remarkable history.
Heirlooms from the Heart • Penned as personal letters to her precious children, a Michigan mother’s beautifully composed blog portrays her love for all things French while instilling in her offspring an appreciation for the loveliest things in life.
Inspired by French Royalty • Four prominent French sovereigns, exquisitely captured in petite portraits by miniaturist Maritza Moran, not only ruled their homeland but also dictated the fashion trends of their respective eras. Centuries later, the extravagant styles introduced by these iconic rulers still influence dress and design.
Provencal Living • Beloved around the world, Provence’s spirit is humble and pure. In a visual compendium of this region’s most charming interiors, readers find inspiration for decorating with the tastes of the French countryside.
Creating Joy in the City of LIght • An accomplished designer, pastry chef, author, and entrepreneur finds that the meandering road to bliss led to Paris, where she pursued her love of pâtisserie and found a quintessentially French home away from home.
Bayou Sensibility • In a region long influenced by the beauty of French culture, Atlanta-based design team Carter Kay Interiors has crafted a home brimming with sophistication and comfort.
Ageless Beauty • Simple threads became enduring works of art in the hands of French artisans, whose centuries-old printed designs and needlework still find...