7 hours ago
Friday, January 29
TGIF, dearies! Here are some "decorated" rustic hearts to print and cut out, and a set of plain, too.
I love vintage textiles and am working on a set of hearts featuring barkcloth and novelty prints. I went to the fabric store yesterday after work. I went for tapestry needles, but looked around at the fabric.
While there are many pretty designs, I didn't see the wide variety of the stores of yesteryear, which were bursting with inexpensive printed yardage in fun, fanciful designs. Those designs of yesterday fetch a high price today. I saw a small 1960s barkcloth curtain panel featuring cavorting horses go for nearly $200 on an auction site.
But here are my little hearts - click and click again to see them larger: