Loving vintage..

Posted November 08, 2010 by Christina



I love the feel of the vintage books and pieces...

Have  a great Monday!

images via room seventeen by Atelier de Campagne

 

11 Comments

Sarah @ Maison Boheme

I with you. I love the look too!

Fri Oct 17 14:14:19 2014

Anonymous

Sitting on a shelf in a forgotten country house library, a well-constructed book printed on cotton-rag paper can last hundreds of years, but once its binding is torn off for a short-lived decrating fad, it’s worthless, and once the silly fad passes, the book is trash. I’m all for recycling but that’s one hell of a way to do it. What’s next? Cutting antique paintings out of their frames, rolling them up inside out, tying them with string and grouping them in weathered baskets to show off their stained canvas backing? This kind of destructive nonsense is Follow the Leader of the worst kind.

Fahrenheit 451 is already here.

Fri Oct 17 14:14:18 2014

paula

these are beautiful.

Fri Oct 17 14:14:18 2014

Acquired Objects

Love those images especially the paper mache mannequins.

Fri Oct 17 14:14:18 2014

Splendid Sass

Love these images. Becoming more difficult to pick up these vintage books.
Have a great week.
Teresa

Fri Oct 17 14:14:18 2014

id homes

great minds think alike. just bought an old tailors dummie and some old papers, they’ve made fab vintage home accessories. My daughter Uploaded the images to my facebook page.

https://www.facebook.com/album.php?id=103506789684269&aid=47262

www.id-homes.co.uk

Fri Oct 17 14:14:17 2014

Tomines hjem

me too… love it.. and i made a post just yesterday about it.. gretings from norway.. loooove you blog.. happy i just found it!!♥♥♥

Fri Oct 17 14:14:17 2014

Marcus Design

So so happy to find your stunning blog! I love all things grey {as I have professed on my blog may a time!} and I am excited to follow along :)
Nancy xo

Fri Oct 17 14:14:17 2014

christina

Anon.. I guess I never thought of it that way. I am afraid at the rate we are going that printed books may become a thing of the past altogether. I love the feel of a book and the paper in hand when I read. Time will tell…

Christina

Fri Oct 17 14:14:17 2014

Karena

I love to mix it in and mix it up artistically!!
Great images!

xoxo
Karena
Art by Karena

Fri Oct 17 14:14:17 2014

atelier de campagne

Wow,

in re-reading some of your postings, I realized that you gave credit to Room seventeen for the images, but they had borrowed them from us. This are Johan’s photos. No biggie, no harm done.

Trinidad

Fri Oct 17 14:14:16 2014


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greige: (gra, grège, gray)
adj: not bleached or dyed;
unfinished; raw

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