Monday, March 10, 2008

Vintage Lace Pillowcases

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I painted my armoire this weekend but I still have to rehang the doors so I can't show it to you yet. I also still need to sand it, distress it, etc. It looks great and it makes my living room look so much better! Okay, on to the subject of this post. Here are some vintage pillow cases I got from eBay. I love them!

They look so much better than the plain white pillow cases I was using before. Now I want to find a lot more so I don't wear these two out by washing them every week!

28 comments:

Rosie's Whimsy said...

Love the details on those pillows! :-) Rosie

Adrienne said...

Gorgeous pillowcases! Can't wait to see your 'new' armoire. ~Adrienne~

the feathered nest said...

Those are gorgeous! I could spend hours looking at vintage linens on ebay!

Manuela

Donna said...

Beautiful, love vintage lace!
Donna

Kari & Kijsa said...

Beautiful! Love thee photos!
Come on over and leave this post (or another filled with spring fun!) link to share a bit of spring and wash away those winter blues!

blessings,
kari & kijsa

Lulu said...

what a lovely room..

Pink Icing on the Cake said...

What is it about vintage linens? We really love them don't we. I love so much stuff that is vintage, I love that it has a story that goes with it.

Hugs,
LeAnn :)

A Romantic Porch said...

Those are so beautiful. I love vintage linens. I'm looking forward to the armoire. xoRachel

Debbie from NJ said...

Cindy,

Love these beautiful pillowcases! I have bought some with beautiful roses , but I just display them. I'm afraid to use them.

Linda's Blue Gate said...

Those are just gorgeous.... so fresh and starched and ironed to perfection...you have such an eye for beauty...
Linda

Rosemary said...

Very pretty Cindy!
Can't wait to see the armoire!
Rosemary

hoganfe said...

Wow thanks for sharing those shabbulous linens!
xo
mary
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Mary said...

Oh my gosh, they are beautiful! I'm sure you will have sweet dreams sleeping on them. :)
xoxo,
Mary

ginger at enchanting cottage said...

How beautiful, I was at the Rose bowl flea market yesterday they had piles of linen for so cheap. I took a picture of it for my blog. That's what I also look for when I go to the flea market.
Have a beautiful day,
ginger

Carousel222 said...

Very nice. I'm feeling very tired right now and would love to put my head down on those beautiful pillows. Did you make the other decorative pillows? I have a collection of vintage linens (some embroidered, crocheted, etc.) I plan on using them to make decorative pillows.

Alison Gibbs said...

How beautiful your vintage linen pillowcases look.
So fresh.
Alison

Southern Lady's Vintage said...

Gorgeous! I love vintage linens!
Barbara

Linda aka yellowroseli said...

How beautiful. I am so glad you treat yourself good. A nice bedroom is a real special place.
Yours looks so peaceful.
Sweet Dreams!

Rosemary~ said...

Hi Cindy,
Love your pillowcases. Can not wait to see the new piece! I wish I had your talent~Hugs, Rosemary

Sweet Designs said...

The pillow cases are beautiful, lace added to anything is so romantic. I'm looking forward to seeing your armoire "revealed".
Judith

Charlotte said...

I found your site through Ginger's Enchanting Cottage. Your blog is beautiful. I love the white linen. I have been trying to get up whatever it takes to paint our armoire. I'm wanting to paint it black. It's natural wood color now.
Have a great week.

Sher's Creative Expressions said...

Oh beautiful vintage linen Cindy. Good find! Can't wait to see the new and improved armoire.

Blessings,

Sher

restyled home said...

Your bed looks so pretty! Perfect for collapsing on...!!

Linda
xoxo

Edie Marie's Attic said...

Hi Cindy! Sunburned arms?? Oh how funny!! We got 20" of snow saturday! I'm wondering if the crocus will ever want to come out here. When I was a young girl I vowed I would never have doilies like my mother, well I should have never said that. Now I'm a doily and vintage linen junkie! Love the ones you found, they make your bed look even more elegant!! Sherry
P.S. Thanks for visiting me, am I doing ok?

Anonymous said...

Very Beautiful! I need to check out ebay more. I don't like to bid on items, though. I prefer the set prices.

~elaine~

Tracie said...

Looks wonderful. Now that the weather's so beautiful, everything in white is gorgeous.

Love your style, Cindy!

Good luck finding more pillow cases.
~Tracie

Robyn said...

Truly fantastic! My suprise for you is making its way to you now! Hope you like it!
Hugs,
Robyn

Susie Q said...

These are so sweet, so lovely. Just perfect for your home!

Hugs,
Sue