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Recreating a Masterpiece: Edith’s Boucheron Brooch

Posted on 04/01/2019 by Amy Dangelico

To create A Vanderbilt House Party, our Museum Services team worked with designer John Bright and his team at Cosprop, London, to recreate clothing worn by the Vanderbilts, including George and...

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Meet the Staff: A Look at Servant Life at Biltmore

Posted on 03/27/2019 by Ashley Annin

In addition to boasting the latest and greatest in technology, Biltmore required an exceptional team of domestic staff to ensure the house operated like a well-oiled machine. In the days when George,...

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Head Over Heels for Hats and Headpieces

Posted on 03/19/2019 by Jean Sexton

For Edith Vanderbilt and her peers, the fashion demands of the Gilded Age included regular visits to their favorite milliners for stylish hats and headpieces to match every outfit and activity from...

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Sip the essence of spring in a glass

Posted on 03/14/2019

Each spring, Biltmore winemaker Sharon Fenchak handcrafts something special that captures the essence of the season. Seasonal spring release For 2019, Sharon has created a fragrant white wine that...

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The Construction of Biltmore House, Part 2

Posted on 03/12/2019 by Judy Ross

We continue a look into Biltmore’s photo archives to see more of the construction of Biltmore House. See part 1 here. Above is a view of the East Elevation from the Vista, 1893 East Faç...

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