Tag Archives: Vintage Linens

Art Deco Roses

Art Deco roses (or maybe I’m mistaken) trace the exterior of the 60″ x 80″ (1.5m x 2m) rectangular tablecloth. When it was gifted to me it came with a small pile of light and medium blue skeins of floss. … Continue reading

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Flowers in Pinks, Blues and Yellows

Feeling carefree and responsible, as I work a few stitching on this vintage table cloth. The end is in sight, if not so close that I can claim in to be working on it. 8 small flowers on the outer … Continue reading

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Mad Art Skills

Check out that bird.  Clearly, my art skills in the drawing department peaked somewhere in middle school.  A and I are trying to adapt to being a twosome while O is at school.  Today we are down to one vehicle … Continue reading

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Vintage Stitches WIP

Project 3 from the lot of vintage linens has been underway for about a month and a half.  If the writing on the pattern is any indication the design is from 4/27/64. It is Lee Wards 01-3088 “Blossoms in Cross Stitch”.  The … Continue reading

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