Tag Archives: art deco

Free Download: Vintage Eiffel Tower – Printable!

I lived in Paris for 5 years in the 1980s and I always looked forward to walking the flea markets, looking for old postcards and costume jewelry. Of course, having grown up in the woods of rural Connecticut, I was also drawn to … Continue reading

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E. A. Séguy: man of mystery, ahead of his time

  E. A. Séguy produced 11 albums of nature-themed illustrations and patterns, drawing inspiration from butterflies, beetles, dragonflies, flowers, foliage, crystals and animals. I’ve always loved his work, but information on the man himself is difficult to find. This is his entire … Continue reading

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Vintage French Christmas Cards

Here are the most charming vintage Christmas cards I have ever seen. I bought them in Paris over thirty years ago when as I young student I would go to the flea markets every weekend, looking for old postcards and … Continue reading

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Vintage Playing Cards with Adorable Dogs

Here are some charming old images from vintage playing cards. Gingham, plaids, polka dots and terriers never go out of style!

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Vintage Luggage Labels, Printable Digital Downloads

I love everything about vintage luggage labels; the colors, the graphic design, the romantic images of mountains, hotels, and bellboy caps. It is the era they evoke as well. What fun it must have been to take the Orient Express, … Continue reading

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