(First off, an apology to anyone whose head might expload if I say the word Vintage one more time this week. Next post - something more contemporary, I promise.)
After reviewing the book Vintage Notions last week, I realized I had never shared some of my own vintage notion collection. And so today, I will.
pink, aqua and red retro quilt. So my mom tied the gift into that color scheme. Until I pulled out these items again, I'd forgotten she'd included this vintage hankie. I need to do something with it to go in my daughter's room! Maybe frame it?
Then, last summer, my other grandma brought me this unassuming, old yellow canister. She said, "I never sew, and since you do, I'm giving this to you."
I was so excited when I opened the lid.
Inside were a bunch of vintage wooden spools of thread. Some of them probably belonged to her mother.
I think they're just pretty to look at.
There were some other vintage notions in the bottom of the canister.