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My Current Obsession: Hand-Stitched Vintage Ontario Maps!

A lovely friend bought a lot of vintage paper ephemera at an auction and gifted me the maps that were included: bliss!! Of course I just had to stitch them and a yet another addiction has begun! 39 more words

Embroidered Maps

Antique Vintage Maps 1 inch Bottle Cap Images for Hairbows, Bracelets, Jewelry, Keychains, Cupcake Toppers and More

Can you imagine how pretty these would be as backdrops in necklaces with your added flair, such as charms or edited to add names? And such an inexpensive way to show off your items, only $1.49 over at my Esty store. 18 more words

The 1977 Burger King Travel Guide

When I was a kid my family did not have a normal atlas. I don’t know why it didn’t occur to them to head to the nearest B. 904 more words

Map of My Heart

At the Wimborne Writing Group, maps have recently been used as a stimulus for creative writing and members have produced an interesting range of creative outcomes. 496 more words


13 Ways To Embellish Your Home With Vintage Maps


There is something ethereal and inspiring about vintage maps. The creases, the twists and turns of streets that may no longer exist; they give us those wanderlust goosebumps that persist until we book another plane ticket. 103 more words