Collection by Jessie Calhoun

Jessie Calhoun
Mirror, third quarter of century English (detail) ~ stumpwork or raised work embroidery ~ Metropolitan Musem of Art Vintage Embroidery, Embroidery Patterns, Hand Embroidery, Medieval Embroidery, Jacobean Embroidery, Christmas Embroidery, Textiles, Art Du Fil, Art Textile

Mirror frame | British | The Met

Date: third quarter 17th century. Culture: British. Medium: Satin worked with silk, chenille threads, purl, shells, wood, beads, mica, bird feathers, bone o...

script letter "L" in satin stitch Embroidery Monogram, Embroidery Stitches, Embroidery Patterns, Hand Embroidery, Machine Embroidery, Linens And Lace, Heirloom Sewing, Satin Stitch, Monogram Letters


Some beautiful examples of vintage embroidery can be found on monogrammed linens. It was very popular in the 1940s to embroider ones initial...

❤°(¯`★´¯)Shabby Chic(¯`★´¯)°❤Three Tier Decorated Boxes Shabby Chic Crafts, Shabby Chic Decor, Organizer Box, Deco Rose, Memories Box, Shaby Chic, Hat Boxes, Altered Bottles, Pretty Box

Now how gorgeous is this? Those roses are absolutely gorgeous...very true to life.

Antique Handmade Brussels Duchesse Lace Shawl Stole J P Morgan Lace Ribbon, Lace Fabric, Antique Lace, Vintage Lace, Vintage Jewelry, Rose Shabby Chic, Linens And Lace, Needle Lace, Irish Lace

Antique Handmade Brussels Duchesse Lace Shawl / Stole 18x119" J.P. Morgan VC23

Antique Handmade Brussels Duchesse Lace Shawl Stole 18x119" J P Morgan VC23 | eBay

Needle Lace border from Erzgebirge mountains Germany 1884 in the Victoria and Albert Museum. Needle Lace, Bobbin Lace, Lace Ribbon, Lace Fabric, Antique Lace, Vintage Lace, Bordados E Cia, Crochet Lace, Irish Crochet

Lace Border 1884 detail. Chemical Lace is a form of machine-made lace. This method of lace-making is done by embroidering a pattern on a sacrificial fabric that has been chemically treated so as to disintegrate after the pattern has been created.

Detail of Honiton lace lappet, Cardiff, century ::: Gathering the Jewels Thanks for the closeup! Some day I'll be able to replicate this. Lace Ruffle, Lace Fabric, Ruffles, Antique Lace, Vintage Lace, Irish Crochet, Crochet Lace, Lace Weave, Lacemaking

Detail of Honiton lace lappet, Cardiff, mid-19th century ::: Gathering the Jewels

~dentelle amour ~ love of lace~ The love of lace, the delicate, the feminine. Roses and lace Lace Ribbon, Lace Ruffle, Pink Lace, Pastel Pink, Pink Roses, Ruffles, Lace Silk, Antique Lace, Vintage Lace

Silk Covered Moses Basket

Today I finished this beige silk Moses basket. I have to make one more before I travel... I'll leave on the 18th to England to see my ...