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The original tablecloth for "Morning Glorious" ensemble. A few holes, a few pale stains - all part of its charm, but made it suitable for cutting.

The original tablecloth for "Morning Glorious" ensemble. A few holes, a few pale stains - all part of its charm, but made it suitable for cutting.

The original tablecloth in CUTTER condition for "Apple Berries" tablecloth ensemble.

The original tablecloth in CUTTER condition for "Apple Berries" tablecloth ensemble.

My great aunt Jute used to paint table cloths.  I still have some!  ❥ Antique Tablecloths

Vintage Tablecloth -reminds me of my mom and grandma

Front view of "Morning Glorious" dress. It is fully lined and can also be worn as a jumper on cooler days. I hadn't originally planned on using lace, but found a small hole after it was cut out, so the lace and ribbon were the simplest answer. I think they add a nice touch.

Front view of "Morning Glorious" dress. It is fully lined and can also be worn as a jumper on cooler days. I hadn't originally planned on using lace, but found a small hole after it was cut out, so the lace and ribbon were the simplest answer. I think they add a nice touch.

Damaged corner of "Wrought Iron & Roses" tablecloth. Limits me somewhat, but the damage is WHY I allow myself to cut up these old linens.

Damaged corner of "Wrought Iron & Roses" tablecloth. Limits me somewhat, but the damage is WHY I allow myself to cut up these old linens.

Tablecloth for "Wrought Iron & Roses" dress, panties and bonnet. Small tabletopper, so not much to work with.

Tablecloth for "Wrought Iron & Roses" dress, panties and bonnet. Small tabletopper, so not much to work with.

What a lovely quilt made from discarded embroidered tablecloths and pillowcases.

It's quite a while now since I wrote the post about cutting up old, hand-embroidered tablecloths, the one that caused a certain amount of adverse comment.

The cut out pieces and the pattern for "Wrought Iron & Roses" tablecloth ensemble.

The cut out pieces and the pattern for "Wrought Iron & Roses" tablecloth ensemble.

Front view of "Apple Berries" tablecloth dress.

Front view of "Apple Berries" tablecloth dress.

Vintage Sheets Sweet Days of Summer FAT QUARTER by LilyGraceKC, $10.00

Vintage Sheets Sweet Days of Summer FAT QUARTER by LilyGraceKC, $10.00

Detail of "Morning Glorious" showing the different buttons. They are white vintage plastic from the 1950s, and I had to use contrasting buttons simply because I didn't have enough of one kind for the entire dress. But I love the look.

Detail of "Morning Glorious" showing the different buttons. They are white vintage plastic from the and I had to use contrasting buttons simply because I didn't have enough of one kind for the entire dress.

"Wrought Iron & Roses" bonnet made from vintage tablecloth and black-white check print. So cute!

"Wrought Iron & Roses" bonnet made from vintage tablecloth and black-white check print.

maybe i could modify this to make a pretty slipcover for my ugly piano stool?

Our guest room just got a budget makeover. Since our roommate moved out a couple of years ago, the room has served as my sewing and cra.

Vintage Sheets Golden Glow FAT QUARTER Bundle  4 by LilyGraceKC, $10.00

Vintage Sheets Golden Glow FAT QUARTER Bundle 4 by LilyGraceKC, $10.00

I added the green buttons to the ribbon ties for the bonnet as well. It also has a button at the back which allows the bonnet to be ironed flat.

I added the green buttons to the ribbon ties for the bonnet as well. It also has a button at the back which allows the bonnet to be ironed flat.

Vintage Sheets Fanciful Florals FAT QUARTER Bundle  by LilyGraceKC, $10.00

Vintage Sheets Fanciful Florals FAT QUARTER Bundle by LilyGraceKC, $10.00

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