Catalog Sunday

This Sunday I have images from a late 20's color/styling sewing book from Indian Head Fabrics, Sew So. Choose your color pallets wisely, ladies.


These are  real fabric swatches! So cool!!

4 comments:

  1. How neat that the catalog includes real swatches! Never seen anything like it.

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  2. There is a sample fabric catalog I have my eye on on eBay but they want too much for it! Sample books are quite around, but for a 20s book to have its swatches is rare :)

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  3. LOVE this!!! Such a great find!

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