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BJD Handkerchief dress tutorial by skelly-jelly

Bohemian Inspiration handkerchief skirt

HANKY SLEEVE TANK TOP Cut the Handkerchief in half diagonally. Buy a tank top, or use one you already have. Pin the hanky on both sides and make sure they line up. Then sew it on and your done.

Frilly No-Sew Valances Show off a collection of old-fashioned handkerchiefs by clipping them onto a curtain rod covered with a fabric sleeve or a ribbon wrap. This type of valance could work over a sink because the handkerchiefs would be high enough to escape being splashed. Unless you have a very large collection of handkerchiefs, reserve this treatment for a focal-point window.

Beautiful handkerchief and per the note that was in with it, was first carried in a wedding on April 18, 1882 and then carried again in a wedding on July 19, 1942.

Oh, my. Vintage handkerchiefs stipple quilted. What a loving way to reuse these lovelies, particularly if they're from a loved one. This project and a number of other ways to upcycle handkerchiefs and scarves are at the Dishfunctional Designs blog.

Excited to find this, great way to keep my grandmothers old handkerchiefs and pillow cases too old for use. Ways with old embroidery.

The long dress cut in an large cotton handkerchief with floral border, with special puffed sleeves and a V sailor collar ended by a little bow. A lot of pink beads enhance the design of the printed border. And under the dress, the petticoat in silky white cotton batiste edged with a light small cotton lace.

buttons covered in vintage embroidery textile linens, my grandma had tablecloth like this and she had a tin full of buttons. could play for hours with that.

The Handkerchief Dress Tutorial

skin: E13, E11, E01, E00, E0000, R22, R20 hair: E29, E27, E25, E23, E53 outfit: RV66, RV55, RV52, R27, R24, R22 handkerchief: Y19, Y15, Y11 boots: E37, E35, E33, E31, C9, C7, C5 watering can: BG49, BG57, BG53, BG11, Y19, Y15, Y11 flower: G29, G09, YG07, YG03, RV55, RV52 ground: E59, E37, E35, E33, E31, E30, E0000, 0

Vintage Ladies Handkerchief Hand Embroidery Monogram Letter L. $48,00, via Etsy.

Ravelry: MakiStutt's Rosa's sleeveless pullover - free PDF pattern

Dress a lampshade in colorful ribbons and a pretty scalloped border salvaged from a vintage handkerchief. Just glue the pieces to the shade rim, overlapping the edges and cut ends.

Dishfunctional Designs: Vintage Handkerchiefs & Scarves Upcycled and Repurposed

The Best Way To Clean Vintage Linens ~ useful for those old handkerchiefs etc. I'v been collecting for my dollhouse

Lacy Beautiful, Vintage Handkerchiefs~❥

Sew Country Chick- Farmhouse Couture New Look 6913 in handkerchief print fabric

Layered handkerchief skirt. cut 2 large squares of your material. Lay them stacked, staggered. Cut hole in center a little larger than the diameter of waistline measurement. Sew in elastic waistband around center hole:)