1950s Crinoline Lady set of hand embroidered & crochet trim bedlinens SOLD
Vintage set of 1950s bedlinens in amazing condition– never used, simply finished, folded and packed away with a care tag tucked inside! Beautiful sky blue cotton set (embellished top sheet and two pillowcases plus a plain bottom flat sheet) sized for a double or full bed. Each pillowcase measures 21 x 30, the sheets measure 81 x 108 so they might fit a queen with a thin mattress.
The top sheet and both pillowcases are lavishly embellished with hand embroidery and fine cotton thread hand-crocheted lace edging. The handwork is exceptionally well-executed and all colors are bright and cheerful. These are sturdy and meant to be used: Machine wash on gentle with warm water and gentle detergent. If a dryer is used, remove while still damp and allow to air dry or iron with steam and a press cloth (over the embroidered areas) for best results.