Katiuscia Herrera's Profile

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Hello everyone
my name's Katiuscia and I'm a 30 years old italian wife & mom with a deep passion in everything's vintage and antique.
I started sewing vintage reproductions and collecting original items about 6 years ago. I used to wear my repros at Venice Carnival every year and it was always a big success! I usually wore Titanic-inspired costumes, because I admire the elegance of the early 1910s , my favourite costume was Rose's boarding suit :)
I dress in 50s style 24H/24H because I DO LOVE the glamour of yesterday's women. My other inspiration in clothing are the roaring 20s.
I enjoy buying 20s and 50s dresses and hats here on Etsy because it's hard to find them in Italy.
I collect antique handfans (my favourite are those of the 1880s and of the Regency period),compacts and cosmetics from Victorian times to the 50s.
Also, I have a deep…

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  • Joined May 15, 2009

Favorite materials

velvet, trims, laces, cotton, paper

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HerreraLaneVintage
Vintage from the Green Heart of Italy

About

Hello everyone
my name's Katiuscia and I'm a 30 years old italian wife & mom with a deep passion in everything's vintage and antique.
I started sewing vintage reproductions and collecting original items about 6 years ago. I used to wear my repros at Venice Carnival every year and it was always a big success! I usually wore Titanic-inspired costumes, because I admire the elegance of the early 1910s , my favourite costume was Rose's boarding suit :)
I dress in 50s style 24H/24H because I DO LOVE the glamour of yesterday's women. My other inspiration in clothing are the roaring 20s.
I enjoy buying 20s and 50s dresses and hats here on Etsy because it's hard to find them in Italy.
I collect antique handfans (my favourite are those of the 1880s and of the Regency period),compacts and cosmetics from Victorian times to the 50s.
Also, I have a deep passion for antique linens,edwardian and 20s lingerie , old photographs and romantic postcards;
here in my shop you will find authentic dowry pieces and images of all kinds from the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries: carte de visite (cdvs),real photo postcards, old photos, cabinet cards, tintypes , postcards, paper ephemera lots and cased images , great for scrapbook, mixed media,altered art and any other artistic project.I'm also starting to add handfans , the most beautiful and elegant accessories that women used to wear.


My inventory is big...so keep checking back my shop for new listings, I add new items almost everyday.
Please take a moment to look at my shop :)
Ciao!
K.

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