19th Century Victorian Black Velvet Hand Painted Pin Keep Cushion

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Many Victorians fashioned round discs, called pin keeps, to store straight pins for handy use on a dresser or sewing basket.  The Gatherings is offering a pin keep, dating from the late 19th Century (about 1880-1890), covered in black velvet … Read More

1890s Crazy Quilt Blocks Embroidery Painted Silk Velvet Ribbon Lot 11

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Exceptionally gorgeous group of Victorian crazy quilt blocks from the later Victorian era.  Made of silks, velvet, and ribbons.  Many with beautiful embroidery work,  Two with hand painting, such as the heron and crane. Fancy embroidery includes a Victorian child, … Read More

Victorian 1890s Dennison Crepe Paper Sample Book Price Flower Directions

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A tenth addition of Dennison’s Imported Tissue (crepe) Paper catalog.  Exact date of the book is not known but guessing about 1896.  This is a sample catalog with a group of small pieces of sample colored crepe paper attached.  Each … Read More

Victorian Edwardian Doll Dress Blouse Hat Ribbon Fabric Flowers

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Another adorable Victorian piece of doll clothing and matching hat.  Dating from the early 1900’s or Edwardian era, the outfit consist of a blouse, or perhaps it is a dress.  It would be long enough, although no hem. Regardless  it … Read More

Vintage 1950 Kitchen Dish Tea Towel Mid Century Flower Pot Motif Unused

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Here’s a mid century 1950’s kitchen towel in unused condition.  The colorful towel of sunny yellow flowers, including daisies, would bring a smile to any kitchen.  Made of linen and cotton, the label states it is a Springs Product Springprint, … Read More

Vintage Embroidered World War II Woman Cadet Pillow Cover

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From the war years – early 1940’s, a hand embroidered pillow cover of a young woman cadet.  Ready to serve her country, the uniform is embroidered in red, white and blue.  Clouds and a landscape of flowers forms a picturesque … Read More

Vintage 1930 Silk Kayser Gloves Flower Embroidered Cuff Gray Lavender Color

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So delicate is the only way to describe this pair of vintage 1930’s The Kayser gloves.  Made of silk, the scallop cuff is embroidered with small pink and off white flowers. Scrolling stitchery surrounds the flowers. Back of the cuff … Read More

Vintage 1930s Knit Doll Sweater Cream Wool Embroidery Rosette Ribbon

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Now, here’s a pretty little doll sweater. A cute long coat styling made in an attractive knitted pattern. Dating from the 1930’s, the cream wool sweater features embroidered rosettes at the front neck line.  The sweet flowers are made in … Read More