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This British couple has gone to great lengths to conduct their married domestic life in a 1930s manner. Immersive historical re-enactment? Full-time cosplay? You decide!
FULL STORY (With Multiple Photos): https://nypost.com/2021/08/09/young-couple-prefers-to-live-in-the-past-with-1930s-lifestyle/Young couple prefers to live in the past — with a 1930s lifestyle
One young couple has taken vintage shopping to an extreme.
British couple Ruth Shelley, 28, and her partner, Robert Oestmann, 27, have sworn off modern-day amenities. Well, most of them, anyway.
The young couple has reverted back to 1930s pastimes, technology and fashion. Shelley and Oestmann own a vintage car and wear vintage clothing and decorated their home to match their 1930s aesthetic. They also do not watch TV and instead listen to wartime music on a gramophone.
Their favorite recipe: A depression-era meatloaf made with tomato soup.
The couple has credited their lifestyle to benefitting their relationship, allowing the two to be “present in the moment as opposed to glued to Netflix or on our phones” they told Caters News Agency. ...