L’animalRead more: L’animal
A few recent scarf scores with a favorite animal print theme…
Winter FloralsRead more: Winter Florals
Here are a few vintage floral scarves from my collection with a wintery feeling.
Vera at HomeRead more: Vera at Home
As a follow up to my previous post on Vera and Calder, I wanted to take a look at her home which included an amazing collection of art and midcentury modern furniture. I first saw these images in Susan Seid’s book “Vera The Art and Life of An Icon.” I tracked down a copy of…
Vera and CalderRead more: Vera and Calder
If you follow my blog or know me, you know that I love all things Vera (Neumann). She was one of the most prolific designers and artists whose textiles helped inspire my love of collecting and fabric design. Awhile back I read that Vera was close friends with the artist Alexander Calder. They were such…
YellowRead more: Yellow
Inspired by these sun filled days, here are a few yellow scarves from my collection…
Summer Is HereRead more: Summer Is Here
Another great scarf by my favorite – Vera Neumann. These bold anemone flowers pack a punch and I love the fuzzy centers as painted by Vera.
Vera & SchumacherRead more: Vera & Schumacher
Vera (Neumann) had a prolific career as an artist and designer. Her hand painted designs have appeared on everything from scarves to dinnerware, bedding, fashion, and towels. Her first foray into licensing her name and artwork was with the fabric house F. Schumacher in 1947. It was a pairing of two textile powerhouses. The first…
Cherry Blossom season and a vintage Vera scarfRead more: Cherry Blossom season and a vintage Vera scarf
In honor of spring and cherry blossom season, here is a lovely vintage scarf by Vera (Vera Neumann). It is such a cheerful piece and features Vera’s signature loose brush stokes. I also love the pink with the accent of chartreuse.
Fall by VeraRead more: Fall by Vera
I adore this scarf by Vera – I bought it many years ago for its unique colors.
Geometric Dots – Vintage Vera ScarvesRead more: Geometric Dots – Vintage Vera Scarves
These two scarves combine all of my favorites; op art, geometric forms, Josef Albers, Victor Vasarely and cool color combinations.