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Experience Biltmore Blooms in 2019

Posted on 04/04/2019 by Jean Sexton

When winter finally loosens its grip to make way for spring, you know Biltmore Blooms can’t be far behind! Bringing the outdoors in with Biltmore Blooms From the earliest flowering shrubs and...

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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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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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Remembering the 1898 April Engagement of George Vanderbilt and Edith Dresser

Posted on 03/05/2019 by Judy Ross

In celebration of the April 1898 engagement of George Vanderbilt and Edith Stuyvesant Dresser, we ask an important question: what would you wear for a portrait commemorating your engagement to...

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Dinner is Served

Posted on 03/04/2019 by Leeann Donnelly

The Banquet Hall table in Biltmore House has been set for dinner. Won’t you join us? For the first time in many years, the 40-foot-long table in the Banquet Hall is set with its full Gilded-...

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