Vintage 30s & 40s Felt Flowers for Frock or Coat

by brocobelle on December 17, 2011 · 6 comments

in 1930s,1940s,Accessories

Wanted to share a little festive 30s style felt flower corsage I have sat and stitched this afternoon.

Today’s corsage follows on from the 40s felt flower I made yesterday.

 It wasn’t too long before an inquisitive little dog jumped up to see what was going on ….

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I love vintage needlecrafts; live in the English countryside & enjoy local auctions and thrift stores. Sell vintage & handmade online & at vintage fairs.

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Mrs. Moe December 17, 2011 at 1:45 pm

Those flower broaches are lovely! You should consider selling them.

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Jeanie B December 17, 2011 at 2:15 pm

Oh that’s divine! And I bought a coat today … will have to have a go.

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Audrey/Aukje December 17, 2011 at 2:27 pm

How sweet! Yes, you should sell them. Or the pattern ;-)

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BoPeep December 17, 2011 at 7:49 pm

I’ve seen these around the web. They are so tempting! You could make one to match every jacket! Thanks for sharing!

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Katherine December 18, 2011 at 11:24 am

Looks like fun. I’m going to pull out my bucket of felt scraps and have a go.

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brocobelle December 18, 2011 at 11:56 am

Thanks everyone, your comments much appreciated. I have been stitching again today, seem to be in a felt flower frenzy! I am going to try selling both flowers & patterns next year, & you are always welcome to visit my blog where I post instructions for vintage needlecraft projects as often as I can.

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