Victorian-era architecture and interior design are awe-inspiring, reaching epic levels of ostentation that are matched only by the former high-flying merry-making ways of the aristocracy. Sure, people starved, died of disease, and were victims of a newly industrialized society and deep-rooted classism, racism and sexism. And sure, nothing’s really changed — just substitute corporatized for industrialized. But those people are dead, and the architecture remains for us to... More >>>