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When we were kids, our grandparents always carried handkerchiefs. We like to thrift, embellish or entirely create fancy little hand held purses and keep them for special occasions or when we feel like dressing slightly more vintage inspired than usual. Check out how they made these cute little pouch clutches from vintage handkerchiefs, lace, and buttons.
Drafted as an advertising icon in the 's, the popular cartoon character touted the benefits of using disposable Kleenex tissues, and sales soared. But cloth "hankies" had been losing ground to paper sincewhen Kleenex tissues were first marketed as cold-cream removers. Almost immediately, germophobic consumers began using the disposables, instead, to blow their noses.
I have a terrible cold. This one came from Felix. I have acquired the majority of my hankies very cheaply in charity shops and on eBay.
Very cool to see. Your bridesmaids and slip pertinent to honor play a big role chic your wedding. They domestics plan the wedding, host showers and make sure your big day is memorable.
A row of bright handkerchiefs offers pretty polish to a bare window, but lets in more light than a heavy valance would. This patchwork runner is casual enough for a family dinner, but also makes your dining room party-ready in a flash. Win the award for "best houseguest ever" when you show up at your friends' home with this sweet hostess gift in tow.
When I got married last spring, I had custom handkerchiefs made for all of the attendees at my bridal shower and it was the perfect bridal shower gift! Bumblebee also made my "something blue," a dress label with my new monogram in blue! I am not the type that wanted to wear a garter belt or blue shoes, so this was a great way to incorporate this tradition while remaining true to my personal style.
She died when I was fairly young, but one of my biggest memories of her is that she always had a hankie or two stuck in her ample bosom. All moist and gooey. These are some of my favorite crafts you can make out of your very own vintage hankie stash.
Founded inthe French House has distinguished itself in all areas of luxury: haute couture, perfumery, jewellery and tableware. But is it one design in particular that earned the brand world-wide acclaim: its famous silk scarves. The scarves are designed for refined women and deftly put the finishing touch to any outfit.