Ephemera

Victorian Male Locomotion 1887 – Animated GIF file

I found another awesome treasure on Boston Public Libraries on Flickr! Photographer Eadweard Muybridge was studying animal (human) locomotion at the turn of the century, and the photoraphic plates are made available to the public. The resolution is not very high, each individual image is only a couple of centimeters high. But I have enlarged them,… Continue reading Victorian Male Locomotion 1887 – Animated GIF file

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Ephemera

Cherub Die Cut Corset Ribbon Cards – Free Printable

I have hoarding tendencies. Paper, cardboard, stamps, ink, paint, glue, fabric, yarn, buttons and of course ribbon. I can't even cut a tiny piece of silk ribbon out of a new t-shirt or sweater, without saving it. I have seen many lovely vintage printable cards for lace and embroidery thread, and I have downloaded some… Continue reading Cherub Die Cut Corset Ribbon Cards – Free Printable

Ephemera · Wallpaper

Victorian Tags Galore – Free Printables For You

I admit it! I have gone wild and crazy designing tags with Megan's template 😀 Fabric, wallpaper, and grungy packaging tags, all featuring victorian and vintage materials. Pick your favorite and print it right out 🙂 I like gluing these to thin cardboard for heavier tags, but you might prefer printing them on cardstock :-)… Continue reading Victorian Tags Galore – Free Printables For You

DIY · Ephemera

French Fairy Ex Libris Bookplates – Calling Cards – Labels

I believe, I certainly believe in fairies!! Since Karen posted this stunning piece of French ephemera on August 21st, I have been contemplating what to create with it. The little label speaks to me in the most magic of ways! So today I'm sharing my first project using the label, I have a feeling it… Continue reading French Fairy Ex Libris Bookplates – Calling Cards – Labels