Georgiana Duchess of Devonshire

Georgiana in the missing portrait

Princess Diana had a lot in common with her great-great-great-great aunt Lady Georgiana Spencer.  They were both social activists interested in the plights of those less fortunate.  They were both fashion icons.  And they both had three people in their marriages.   Lady Georgiana was born on 7th June 1757 to Margaret Georgiana Poyntz and […]

Chatsworth House

Chatsworth House, humble home to the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire

  Chatsworth House in Derbyshire is rich with history over the centuries but also rich with beautiful antiques and collectors’ items.  Although not a castle by definition it is nonetheless a spectacular Georgian building still inhabited by the Devonshire family.  I’d been dying to visit Chatsworth House for ages for 3 main reasons as featured […]