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Learn how to combine doilies, handkerchiefs, and embroidered dainties with old linens, tablecloths, laces, and buttons to fashion 12 intriguing new heirlooms with this comprehensive resource. Enthusiasts can make gorgeous window treatments, lampshades, pillows, and children's keepsake dresses and outfits from vintage fabrics and textiles grandmother may have given them. The author, a vintage textile expert, offers priceless tips on how to clean, store, and manage vintage textile collections.
-- Breathtaking photos, easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions
- more than 12 fascinating projects to create from "timeless" textiles
- Breathtaking photos, and easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions
- Tips on how to clean, store, and manage a textile collection
Learn how to combine doilies, handkerchiefs and other embroidered items with old linen, tablecloths, lace and buttons to fashion 12 new heirlooms. Readers can create such objects as lampshades, cushions and christening gowns from precious vintage fabrics and textiles.