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History of Wilendur Tablecloths

The History of Wilendur Tablecloths How lucky are those of us who remember outdoor birthday parties as children of the…

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Defining Linens

Collecting vintage linens is like discovering rare treasures. When you look at the delicate needlework, the eye-catching designs, and when…

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Collecting Madeira Linens

Collecting Madeira Linens Work roughened hands produced some of the most delicate, sought after linens in the world on this…

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Let’s Tie One On History Of The Apron

Aprons are memory makers not just a piece of cloth designed to keep a person’s clothes safe from stains. What…

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History Of Old Feedsacks

History of Feed Sacks In the early 1800s, manufactured goods were packaged in tins, wooden barrels and boxes. None of…

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History of Irish Lace

From the destitute poverty that was Ireland in the early to mid-1800s, was born the delicate craft of lace making….

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How To Care For Vintage Fabric

Why Do We Collect Vintage Fabric? There are a number of reasons we collect old fabric and here is just…

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History Of Crochet

While crocheting started as a practical activity, today millions of avid amateur crocheters flock to craft shops and fill the…

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Vintage Tablecloth Care

How many of us are willing to spread out those beautiful vintage tablecloths to use for special occasions? Vintage tablecloths…

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Care Cleaning and Storage Of Vintage Linens

Linens are very precious to us in so many ways. Sometimes they are passed on to us from generation to…