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A Birthday for Edith Vanderbilt

Posted on 01/17/2014 by Leslie Klinger Comments(3)

In honor of the 141st anniversary of Edith Vanderbilt’s birthday, we have been reflecting back on the festive days surrounding her arrival at Biltmore in 1898. Since George Vanderbilt had...

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A Special Frame Of Mind

Posted on 01/12/2014 by Holly Clark

From Valentine’s Day to Mother’s Day, graduations, and June weddings, it’s never too early to plan a gift for someone special. A custom-framed photograph can capture a moment...

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Tea-Time, Vanderbilt Style

Posted on 01/10/2014 by Holly Clark

Hot or iced? Cream or lemon? Black, green, herbal, white, spiced? Sugar, honey, or unsweetened? There are as many ways to enjoy tea as there are people who enjoy it! The Vanderbilt family was no...

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Wintry Words Arrangement

Posted on 12/31/2013 by Holly Clark

It’s easy to make lush floral arrangements in spring and summer, but what about winter, when many flowers and plants are out of season? Christy Leonard, one of Biltmore’s Floral...

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A Vanderbilt Christmas

Posted on 12/16/2013 by Leeann Donnelly

Biltmore’s archives are full of letters and documents detailing the lives of George and Edith Vanderbilt, their daughter, Cornelia, and many of their friends and family members who visited...

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