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Ancient Wedding Shoes

I am a lover of old things. Personal things. I imagine someone — long-dead, long-forgotten — holding these things and dreaming over them. Yesterday, as I was sorting and organizing in anticipation of moving, I ran across these shoes on top of a bookshelf in my house. 385 more words

Antique Textiles

Flower Patch 6

Here’s a flower patch for the lovely month of May since it is (now!) a pretty spring color. The print is similar to the others I’ve posted, but the mint green color is unusual. 70 more words

Antique Fabric

Red Petticoat

On the day we got our (catastrophic) election results, I thought I’d hoist the red flag (well, red petticoat) and talk about living history then and now, and the random thoughts I had whilst re-modelling a piece of ‘costume’ from the 1980s. 3,119 more words

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