Close

Whoa! You can't favorite your own shop.

Whoa! You can't buy your own item.

Whoa! You can't favorite own item.

Whoa! You can't add your own item to a list.

Add this item to a treasury!

Close
You don't have any treasuries yet. Enter a title below to create one.
Close

This item has been added.

View your treasury.

Like this item?

Add it to your favorites to revisit it later.
Request a custom order and have something made just for you.
Welcome to

~FRENCH VINTAGE LINENS AND ANTIQUES~

Where You Will Find Beautiful & Unusual Vintage Linens & Apparel and Antiques from France

++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

Charming Hand Embroidered French Shelf Edging

Almost every country home in France used to have these charming borders edging the cupboard shelves...in fact one can still buy today the same style of border, machine made of course, in sewing shops. But this one has been Hand Embroidered. I count 17 different motifs with 3 or 4 repeats and a charming scalloped edge worked by a young French homemaker in her spare time to decorate her kitchen.

This border panel was embroidered in red on a pale cream cotton background. This piece has evidently been used and has been washed a few times as the red colour has faded a bit to a soft raspberry shade and there is faint discoloration and a few very faint spots here and there on the cream ground but truly this piece is still absolutely charming and usable...the few flaws being barely noticable.

I think this piece would now make a wonderful window valance in a French country-style kitchen...or even a child's room

This border measures 95 inches long by 9 inches deep.

I have hand washed this piece so it will come to you fresh and clean.

***********************

A wonderful country-French accent for your home.


From our FRENCH VINTAGE LINENS AND ANTIQUES shop on ETSY


Our Etsy #0418


Price: $75.00 ++Now $50.00++




Shipping from France for this item $7.50 to anywhere in the world by French Priority Airmail.
If you wish 'Registered' Airmail add $10.00 or for Insured Shipping with Tracking the charge is $27.50 Just let us know Before Purchase so we can add the correct amount for shipping.
++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT US FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR MORE PHOTOS. We'll just need your email address to send photos.

Also we have a large stock of French vintage linens, baby clothes, Christening gowns, nightgowns, bed linens, table linens. Ask us if you are looking for something special.

++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

French Vintage Hand Embroidered Self-Edging or Curtain Valence

Overview

  • Vintage item from the 1940s
  • Material: Cotton
  • Ships worldwide from Theil, France
  • Feedback: 551 reviews
  • Favorited by: 41 people

Contact Etsy Support

Bummer! We don't support that file type. Please upload a .jpg, .gif, .png, or .pdf.
Oops! A stitch has gone awry. Please try again.

Contact Etsy Support
We offer English-language support 7 days a week from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. ET for certain issues. We aim to call you within 60 minutes of your request and may record the call for quality assurance. Speak to you soon!

Help