Linen and Lavender

Collection by Barbara Powell

Barbara Powell
Embroidered initial from an old, long out-of-print Italian book on beautiful monogram embroidery. Embroidery Monogram, Ribbon Embroidery, Embroidery Patterns, Machine Embroidery, White Embroidery, Embroidery Art, Vintage Accessoires, Linens And Lace, Shabby

Embroidered initial

From an old, long out-of-print Italian book on beautiful monogram embroidery. It includes some of the best examples of this type of work I've ever seen. Many of these pieces were ebroidered for royal and titled families over the last century, hence the use of crowns in quite a lot of the work. The text is in italian.

Vintage blue and white textiles. Love Blue, Blue And White, Linens And Lace, White Linens, Grain Sack, Vintage Textiles, Linen Fabric, Cotton Linen, Wabi Sabi


As my love for vintages grows, and grows, and grows, there comes the time when my eighty-four-year-old grandma sends me home with something really special. Vintage Textiles! She dug out of her old vintage trunk a bundle of large bolts of antique homespun fabrics and gave it to me with no words, but a face of trust and satisfaction. My hands touched these natural materials – cotton, linen, silk, grain sacks... The real ones. Blue and red stripes – with all the feel and look of the traditional…

campo de lavanda em provenceLone tree in field of lavender along the Valensole Plateau, Provence France. Beautiful World, Beautiful Places, Beautiful Pictures, Amazing Places, Lone Tree, Provence France, Lavender Fields, Lavender Blue, Lavender Cottage

Lone Tree in Lavender by Brian Jannsen

Lone tree in field of lavender along the Valensole Plateau, Provence France. © Brian Jannsen Photography

(via Art & Vintage / Romantique and Shabby) Textiles, Linens And Lace, White Linens, Schmuck Design, Shades Of Grey, Fifty Shades, Shabby Chic, Antiques, Gold Curtains

Saturday Love....

(images via tumblr) I love all the cool textures in these images...that horse photo is to die for!! Have a wondeful Saturday, live well.....

Wonderful early textiles in beautiful blue and white. Shabby Chic, Shabby Cottage, Grain Sack, Linens And Lace, White Linens, Chenille, Vintage Textiles, Tea Towels, Dish Towels

Clic par hasard

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Antique French Fabric Linen Toile de Jouy Peacock by MadameSoussou Ticking Fabric, Linen Fabric, Papier Paint, Toile Wallpaper, French Fabric, Fabric Birds, Linens And Lace, French Decor, Vintage Fabrics

RESERVED FOR KATHRYN Antique French Fabric Linen Toile de Jouy | Etsy

Antique french fabric. Toile de Jouy Time 19 th-century. It's one fragment of antique boutis, I note traces of seam (which can be removed for washing), not important. Dimensions :14" x 14" Romantic scène garden scène with beautiful peacock Excellent condition. I note spot, see my picture, it's very old fabric Ideal for pillows, frame, chair and other projects.

old french linen White Embroidery, Vintage Embroidery, Vintage Lace, Linen Fabric, Linen Bedding, Embroidery Designs, Embroidery Stitches, Textiles, Linens And Lace


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