This has been a real adventure here at Fabric Follies. Never in my 50+ years did I ever dream that a little fun on a daily basis would bring over 1000 hits a day and some lovely email friends! This year began early on with surgery and later on with placement of a heart […]
I would love to see what patterns you are choosing and what you are doing with them. If you would like to share a photo, comment or maybe a link to your site, just drop a line to: firstname.lastname@example.org I will be setting up a gallery page to share our project photos if there is […]
Some time ago, I was given this crocheted apron (a very large pic can be seen on my Flickr page by clicking the pic) by a friend of mine who got it in a box of handwork that she bought at an auction for about $5.00. It was filled with dozens of crocheted doilies and […]
Edie has a link from her blog Sporadic Packrat to Whip Up with both blogs discussing leaving comments and the etiquette of answering comments… sigh… Makes me want to jump out there and spend about 8 hours going to all the blogs I love (and read most mornings!) and type my fingers to nubs… but then they […]
Antique linens… everything from hankies to doilies to bed linens.. Heart’s-Desires.com is an online shop that has them. Have a look at the lovely hankies, fun and funky items like the crocheted cup and saucer set found on this page, and these table runners and dresser scarves.
Karen Augusta is one of the expert appraisers of PBS’s Antiques Roadshow. She has a wonderful site called Karen Augusta Antique Lace and Fashion and she has graciously allowed me to use her photo of this gorgeous circa 1880 Ladies Evening Mantle to link back to her site. The padded embroidery of this piece is exquisite. There are […]