Aunt Mayme's Attic

Aunt Mayme’s Attic where vintage linens find new life in modern and functional items. My Shop name came as a result of my desire to keep vintage embroidered linens out of the landfills.  Many items like this I found during the summers I spent as a child visiting maternal relatives, so many years ago. Aunt Mayme, (“May-me”) my oldest aunt, lived in an old farmhouse with a walk in attic. This home contained several assorted pieces of furniture, glassware, and most especially trunks that held clothing and other personal items, such as photographs.

I’ve always been a lover and sewer of vintage linens, ever since my Aunt Mayme let me play in her farmhouse trunk. When I saw them stashed away, I was saddened because they weren’t getting used. My shop is about bringing those linens out of our “trunks” and using them in modern and functional ways.

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Purple Cell Phone n Glasses Pouch

$14.00

  • Primary color: Purple Secondary color: White
  • Materials:
    • batting, vintage person love, vintage doily, vintage fabric

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Description

Purple Cell Phone n Glasses Pouch is A lovely soft lavender cell phone pouch ready to take on the go. This cell phone wallet will carry a phone as large as a Samsung S3 or any phone 6″ x 3″ or smaller (LG43C is shown) It has a long strap to carry it on your neck, with an added bonus of a pocket in the back for your glasses or sunglasses; large or small frame. Has a beautiful vintage crotchet doily on the front, and the pouch closes with velcro.

Purple Cell Phone n Glasses Pouch

Overview

  • Handmade item
  • Primary color: Purple Secondary color: White
  • Materials:
    • batting, vintage person love, vintage doily, vintage fabric
  • Ships from United States to select countries.

 

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Beth Pierce – Owner/Designer

Hand embroidered vintage linens have been a love of mine ever since I was a child and rummaged through an old trunk found in my Aunt Mayme’s (“May-Mee”s) attic. While perusing the pillowcases, tea towels, and dresser scarves that my aunt, and possibly my deceased grandmother worked, I came to the conclusion that they would never be locked away if I had them.

Although my ability to hand embroider is long since gone, it’s my love of vintage linens I want to share with you in Aunt Mayme’s Attic. Vintage linens are upcycled into modern and functional items, thereby bringing the past to the present and allowing the beauty of the handwork to shine through.

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