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Discover how to make a hanky just like grandma used to have, embellished with a simple crocheted edge. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine.

A Cultivated Nestfrom A Cultivated Nest

10 Super Cute Ways to Repurpose Vintage Hankies

Do you have some vintage hankies and don't know what to do with them? Here are 10 really cute ideas for repurposing vintage handkerchiefs!

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Frugal home decorating: Framing vintage handkerchiefs

Vintage handkerchief art. Looking for inspiration for something to do with the pretty vintage hankies I acquired.

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Jeanette’s Vintage Hankie Quilt

Idea for quilting vintage handkerchief quilt. So glad I have all my mamaws old handkerchiefs. Now I know what to do with them.

A nice way to display vintage hankies - in a vintage pitcher and basin. Hankies @ http://www.nanaluluslinensandhandkerchiefs.com/Ladies_New_and_Vintage_Handkerchiefs_Hankies_s/1921.htm

Make this trendy high-low handkerchief hem version of the Lee & Pearl Pattern 1032: Desert Sunrise Top or Maxi Dress for 18 inch dolls, like our American Girl dolls, using our FREE tweak-the-pattern directions. Get the tweak — which also includes an Empire waist adaptation — in our June 2016 newsletter, available on our website at www.leeandpearl.com. And find Pattern 1032 in our Etsy shop at https://www.etsy.com/shop/leeandpearl

💚🌿💚🌿 Weekend loveliness - Maya and Elle in the handkerchiefs we collaborated on with @kirstenrickert - Liberty of London florals chosen to complement our SS15 collection 💚🌿💚

The Glamorous Housewifefrom The Glamorous Housewife

Why Don't You

Why Don’t You frame vintage handkerchiefs and hang them on the wall?

Handkerchief Dolls. When I first came across these they were called "Church Dolls", because people used to make temporary dolls out of hankies in church to quietly entertain children and keep them calm. You can also use cloth napkins, and they come out especially nice if made from hankies/napkins with an embroidered or monogrammed corner or lace edging as the hem of the doll dress. More here: http://itssopurdy.blogspot.com/2012/10/how-to-civil-war-handkerchief-dolls.html

Amazing Lacefrom Amazing Lace

Windsor Love Charcoal & Taupe Tie Dye Handkerchief Dress

Windsor Love Charcoal & Taupe Tie Dye Handkerchief Dress - Amazing Lace

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Craft Ideas Using Vintage Hankies

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...

We made this glamorous, Empire waist gown for our American Girl doll using Lee & Pearl Pattern 1032: Desert Sunrise Top or Maxi Dress for 18 inch dolls, and the free tweak-the-pattern adaptation in our June 2016 newsletter. Get the tweak — which also includes a trendy high-low handkerchief hem version — in our Newsletter Archive at http://www.leeandpearl.com/newsletters.html. And find Pattern 1032 in our Etsy shop at…

vintage old hanky hankie wreath find hankies @ Nanalulus Linens and Handkerchiefs http://www.nanaluluslinensandhandkerchiefs.com/Ladies_New_and_Vintage_Handkerchiefs_Hankies_s/1921.htm