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...

A Fascinating Look At A 1914 Vintage Edwardian Hat And Millinery Supply Catalog

Here is really a treasured find, as not often are these early millinery catalogs found, at least I don't see many.   Sometimes, a few hats are combined in catalogs, featuring clothing and accessories.   Still, to find a complete catalog, dedicated to the early Edwardian millinery trade is a treat.Written on the outside of the catalog is the date 1914. The catalog is issued by the Millin...

Vintage Sold Treasures ~ Pretty Things To Share

The photos in this portfolio are a collection of textiles that The Gatherings Antique Vintage has sold in the past.   These moment-in-time items, some extravagantly opulent, many with utterly charming history, while others a source of inspiration, are a treasure trove, I would love to share.  Please enjoy.So purely elegant and so fashionable for a bride of the day circ late teens - early...