Wednesday, March 14, 2007

Continued Inspiration...

My tendency to browse catalogs and ebay for ideas and inspiration certainly isn't limited to children's clothing.

For now I'll just share one that haunts me.
Perhaps because I so love border prints. Or appliqued borders. Or embellished borders. And pics like this get me thinking...

I love this skirt with the train border, from a vintage photograph I saw on ebay, of some ladies seated at a diner booth.

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Blogger z said...

That is a handpainted dirndal skirt from the 1950's. NOT Silk screened. Each skirt was an original piece of art.

1:03 AM  
Blogger The Calico Cat said...

I like that stuff for kids... (The photo looks like a lady...)

4:25 AM  
Blogger Gina E. said...

Oh gosh, Barb - that photo brought back memories that I had long forgotten! I had a skirt when I was a kid, with a border pattern of puppies around it. I now remember the time when there were heaps of those bordered dress materials around - I wanted them all!

6:11 AM  

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