Barbara Elizabeth's Profile

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Love handmade and vintage creations!
Crafting expresses many things about me: a love of color; an appreciation for order in construction; that function & utility can be beautiful; a sense of satisfaction that I created my surroundings; a willingness to try any craft; and a desire to recycle or reuse fabrics & other supplies. I'm a life-long crafter!
Vintage anything is fascinating! What is this old thing? How was it used? In sync with my love of vintage, I used to sell new "Victorian" Linens and Lace items. However, I have always loved to collect and treasure exquisite vintage hand-stitched & crocheted lace items such as table cloths & runners, small towels, etc. and display them in my home! Love old floral-painted china tea cups! Love family history & discovering old documents!
By the way, my husband of 35 years and I enjoy spending time with our 4 lovely adult kids, 2 sons-in-law, 1…

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  • Joined February 20, 2012

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fabric, texture, colors, natural things, vintage lace, beads, pearls, vintage coins, silver, gold, vintage linens

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About

Love handmade and vintage creations!
Crafting expresses many things about me: a love of color; an appreciation for order in construction; that function & utility can be beautiful; a sense of satisfaction that I created my surroundings; a willingness to try any craft; and a desire to recycle or reuse fabrics & other supplies. I'm a life-long crafter!
Vintage anything is fascinating! What is this old thing? How was it used? In sync with my love of vintage, I used to sell new "Victorian" Linens and Lace items. However, I have always loved to collect and treasure exquisite vintage hand-stitched & crocheted lace items such as table cloths & runners, small towels, etc. and display them in my home! Love old floral-painted china tea cups! Love family history & discovering old documents!
By the way, my husband of 35 years and I enjoy spending time with our 4 lovely adult kids, 2 sons-in-law, 1 daughter-in-law and one very sweet granddaughter! :)

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