Tag Archives: Jane Austen

Remembering Jane Austen

This past Friday was the anniversary of Jane Austen’s death. I was a bit distracted by celebrating an anniversary of my own – my 15th wedding anniversary – but I didn’t want the occasion to go completely unremarked. What can … Continue reading

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Book Review – Longbourn by Jo Baker

Longbourn by Jo Baker My rating: 2 of 5 stars To be honest, I rarely read any Jane Austen books that aren’t written by Jane Austen. I just find it so hard not to be disappointed when a modern author … Continue reading

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Pride and Prejudice Earrings for Bookish Brides and Literary Weddings

My Pride and Prejudice earrings were featured in Buzzline’s 31 Beautiful Ideas for Book Inspired Weddings! Coming in at #24 on the list, my Pride and Prejudice earrings are a beautiful piece of  literary jewelry for bookish brides who want … Continue reading

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Treasury Tuesday – Jane Austen Weddings, Words and Text, Cat Lovers Goodies

‘A Very Austen Wedding’ by nadiamarken A treasury for all admirers of literature, or all things fine and lovely. A ‘Promotion – Handmade – Vintage – Weddings’ Treasury. Jane Austen Ring – Pride a… CiarraiStudios $24 Wedding Headpiece Purple But… … Continue reading

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Birthdays and Board Games and Jane Austen

My birthday was on Wednesday. Instead of having one big party, I like to celebrate my birthday with lots of smaller get-togethers, usually over the course of the three–day Memorial Day weekend and a big sale in my Etsy shop. … Continue reading

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New Pride and Prejudice – Inspired Jewelry

I have been doing some Spring cleaning in my Etsy shop, updating some of my favorite pieces of jewelry with new and improved designs and clearing out some of the older stock to make room for new pieces. Today, I … Continue reading

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Deal of the Day: $5 Off Pride and Prejudice Adjustable Statement Ring

  Deal of the Day – January 10th: Save $5 on the Pride and Prejudice  Statement Ring. Keep your favorite Jane Austen book (literally) close at hand with an adjustable gold statement ring featuring the quote: “It is a truth … Continue reading

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Book Review: Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen

The Annotated Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen My rating: 4 of 5 stars I was thrilled to receive a copy of the Annotated Northanger Abbey for Christmas because N.A. is one of the few Jane Austen books I hadn’t already … Continue reading

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Bookish Halloween Costumes – Jane Austen Heroines

Still looking for a great Halloween costume idea? How about one of the lovely heroines from Jane Austen’s novels. Ladies like Elizabeth Bennet, Anne Eliot, Elinor and Marianne Dashwood, and Emma Woodhouse would all make very suitable Halloween costumes, either … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Fine Romance: Falling In Love with the English Countryside by Susan Branch

A Fine Romance: Falling in Love with the English Countryside by Susan Branch My rating: 4 of 5 stars I was utterly charmed by Susan Branch’s A Fine Romance: Falling in Love with the English Countryside. Written during a two … Continue reading

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