Published: 12-29-2011 04:20pm Posted In: This and That
I met SewnFromTheHeart months ago. She is a great lady and she makes great items to sell on AF. She is also a writer. Look her up and tell her that Secondhand Nel remembers her!
Here is one of her books
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Published: 12-23-2011 09:15am Posted In: Vintage Purses, Handbags and Luggage
A great collectible handbag. Never worn (see the photo of the original cardboard tag hanging on it). Made in the Fifties and in stunning condition for its age. Mentioned in an article published in 2009 by the Antiques & Collecting magazine. This article is entitled WEARABLE WHIMSY Mid-century handbags by Wendy Dager (this article will be mailed to the buyer). I have enclosed 7 photos of this handbag. Have a peek at them. You will be impressed if you like vintage handbag and mid-century items.... » Read More
This large pink hat is wild. It was made in the USA for the MISS EILEEN COLLECTIONS. It bears the union label showing that it was made here, not in China! It is absolutely stunning and everyone reacts to it, generally in a positive manner I must say....
This hat is a cocktail hat; those were worn in the Fifties. Here is a gorgeous example of that type of hat. Unfortunately I have no clue who made it. It is well made, in great condition and spotless. It was made of satin and mink (yes, you read right...MINK) built on a satin covered frame. It can be worn any way you wish to wear it. Of course, it is also for sale by Secondhand N... » Read More