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Handkerchief Headboard with Fall Colors Old becomes new in this headboard crafted from vintage handkerchiefs and artist's canvases. Gather eight handkerchiefs with a similar color scheme (here, we used turquoise and brown) and press them. Secure each to a 14-inch artist's canvas using fusible webbing, and hang in a grid pattern behind your bed using nails or mounting strips.

Must remember this when Christmas comes around. Candy sleighs! What a cute idea for small gifts :)

Lace doilies aren’t exactly fashionable home decor any more, but if you’ve still got some laying around – even if they’re ripped and otherwise unusable – they can be turned into a pretty globe lantern using glue and a balloon. Other items that might work include lace handkerchiefs and tablecloths.

Framed Handkerchiefs. That box of folded handkerchiefs at a vintage-clothing store might not look promising, but, unfolded, each one can be a piece of art. Many handkerchiefs from 1900 through the 1960s were printed with lively designs. Framed simply, they're great decorations for a wall.

Torchon bobbin lace. Handkerchief.

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.

How to make a cushion from vintage handkerchiefs: In under an hour, you can bring a handful of assorted handkerchiefs and doilies to life with just a sachet of green dye and a bucket of water. Once finished, the verdant patches are colourfast and ready to be stitched onto cushions.

Mother's Handkerchiefs is the title of this page - and I've just come across a lot of my Mother's old handkerchiefs, while sorting through her things (still - been at it for months and months - no hurry).

Vintage Handkerchief Apron. I had to pin this one, I found ones just like this in my mother's cedar chest. She had made them as an art project as a child for her mother out of vintage handkerchiefs. Funny something never go out of style...

17 Unique Wrapping Paper Ideas -- What a cute and easy way to wrap a gift! Could even use a handkerchief.

vintage embroidered handkerchiefs filled with lavender. Saw something similar in a store this weekend with ribbons to hang over a bedpost or door knob. Great idea for my grandmothers needle work that's sitting in a drawer. www.skiptomylou.o...

A Prayer for a Strong Heart vintage linen handkerchief, cotton embroidery, cotton embroidery floss 10” by 10” 2013 Embroidery by Lindsey Windland

Stampin' Up ideas and supplies from Vicky at Crafting Clare's Paper Moments: Secret Garden - handkerchief-style!

Souvenir spoon holder for vintge hankie collection...good idea!

Swiss Handkerchief, Lily of the Valley Embroidery

Display for vintage handkerchiefs What a good idea, now I know what to do with mine...Thanks for pinning this.

handkerchief shower curtain, Old lace and vintage handkerchiefs from grandma's stash and garage sales. I wanted a vintage looking shower curtain for my bathroom. , Home Decor Project

lavender sachet made from a vintage handkerchief but I think it would be darling made with burlap and twine

baby bonnet from old embroidered handkerchiefs. One of the comments was a great idea that I hope to remember. They saved the bonnet or embroider part, for the little girls wedding day, her something old

Here is a Vintage Handkerchief Rag Quilt. Each one of my hanky quilts are one of a kind, different and special. I think This one is the nice...