Posts tagged ‘tea towel’

Review: Craft Challenge: Dozens of Ways to Repurpose a Tea Towel

Craft Challenge: Dozens of Ways to Repurpose a Tea Towel by Nathalie Mornu, Lark Books, 2010 With so many sewing books currently on the market, and even more free tutorials available online, it is getting increasingly difficult for authors to distinguish themselves and earn some coveted space on your (or my) bookshelf. But Nathalie Mornu [...]

Daily Swatch: Butterflies

Tammis Keefe butterflies and dragonflies tea towel. Image from some eBay seller years ago. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Butterflies Daily Swatch: Butterflies Daily Swatch: Cats Daily Swatch: Christmas Daily Swatch: Butterflies

Daily Swatch: May Flowers

Vintage tea towel, from the collection of annabetts on Flickr. Related posts: Daily Swatch: May Flowers Daily Swatch: May Flowers Daily Swatch: May Flowers Daily Swatch: May Flowers Daily Swatch: May Flowers

Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels

1958 is our year, originally uploaded by Hillary Lang. This is the grand finale of this month of calendar tea towels. Hillary posted about her beautiful 1958 Pennsylvania Dutch-motif towel here. I hope you’ve been inspired to go find (or make) one for your year. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar [...]

Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels

Startex 1960 calendar tea towel, $10 from Rubylane seller Black Dog Kitchen. Googling “Startex” revealed that there is a town by that name in South Carolina, it’s a textile industry-heavy area. This page has a photo of “the remains of the Startex Mill” … don’t know if that is the origin of this towel though. [...]

Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels

1958 linen Pennsylvania Dutch-themed calendar towel designed by Francis G. Dearden, $15 from Rubylane seller Chez Marianne. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels

Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels

1961 French sports-themed calendar tea towel, $21 from Etsy seller intovintagecloths. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels

Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels

1973 calendar wall hanging with folky houses and a house blessing prayer, $12.00 from Etsy seller createjacksonville. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels

Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels

Here’s a 1971 Vera calendar tea towel with Pennsylvania Dutch-inspired motifs, for auction on eBay (current bid $5 with free shipping, ends Jan-25-09 15:13:20 PST). Related posts: Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels Daily Swatch: Calendar Tea Towels