To Delight The Eyes ~ Vintage French Dress Trims ~ A Dazzling Collection

A collection of gorgeous dress trim embellishments from the past.  Beautiful pieces to sew with today or just admire.  The trims, featured, were imported from France, at the close of the Edwardian era into the decadent period of the roaring 20's.  Some are silk embroidery on tulle net, highlighted with gold metallic thread.  Others display the art of beadwork.Black sequin on tu...

For An Evening Affair ~ Vintage Edwardian Titanic Era Pink Ostrich Feather Boa Wrap

An outstanding ostrich feather boa from the Edwardian Titanic era to the 1920's. The gorgeous pink color can only be described as irresistible, sophisticated and definitely speaks of high society.   This stunning 85" long confection of feathers would have made a sensational entrance to a gala evening affair. When the feathers are extended on either side, it measures 12" wide.  Wow! &nb...

Silk Moire Ribbon Cincher Warner Corset Victorian Early 1900's

To wow you! A charming waist cincher or corset made of the most beautiful cream silk moire water taffeta ribbon. This yummy undergarment dates from the early 1900's, Victorian or Edwardian era.  Printed with the Warner label on the inside of cincher, it reads "Warner Girdle #675".  Metal eyelets fasten the front of the cincher. Silk crochet lacing secures the ba...