Chain LinkRead more: Chain Link
I found this vintage scarf a few months ago at a flea market. I love a print with interlocking chain links – they have an old school feeling that makes me think of vintage Gucci and Hermes. Many of these types of prints are equestrian inspired but I especially like chain prints that are…
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.
Greek PrepsterRead more: Greek Prepster
Since it seems everyone is traveling the Greek islands this summer I thought this vintage scarf was appropriate! I love the pink and green combination – it’s a preppy interpretation of classic Greek motifs.
La MendolaRead more: La Mendola
This is another case of finding a vintage scarf that leads me to learn about an amazing fashion line I had never heard of before: La Mendola. I was drawn to the bold jungle colors of this parrot scarf at a thrift store. Researching the signature from the bottom corner led to discovering that…
YellowRead more: Yellow
Inspired by these sun filled days, here are a few yellow scarves from my collection…
Parlez vous Francais?Read more: Parlez vous Francais?
This 1950’s handkerchief is a fun guide to the french and english words for a variety of things. Featuring charming hand drawn illustrations of an array of animals, colors, and symbols. I especially love the little faces.
LeopardoRead more: Leopardo
I found this epic scarf at an estate sale in my neighborhood recently. Lately I have been going to more of these sales – it’s always fun to get a glimpse into someone’s home and see how they lived. And in my neighborhood there are some great old houses that have amazing features…
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.
Bohemian WanderlustRead more: Bohemian Wanderlust
Sometimes a scarf conjures a mood. For me this one recalls images from the 1970’s of terribly chic women lounging on a yacht in Greece or on the French Riviera. Sexy, hedonistic and carefree. A little Lauren Hutton, Talitha Getty and Jerry Hall all in one. The simplicity of the batik-like artwork is lovely…