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Color Inspiration – Vintage Scarves

Color Inspiration - Vintage Scarves

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Recently I came across a TON of my grandmother’s vintage scarves, tons of them, in an incredible range of colors, patterns and fabrics. Oh the inspiration!

There must have been 50 or 60 different scarves, collected over the same number of years. Some scarves were in great condition and some had pulls and small stains (from general use and wear). Seeing all these scarves I felt like I won a jackpot.

These 3 slightly worn scarves stuck out of the bunch.  The colors are not a combination I normally put together, but seeing them this way… I think I’m in love.

The colors remind me of a country garden kitchen with fresh vegetables, but caught on film and aged from the 1970’s. A Summer Garden of Love… :-)

Projects inspired by these Vintage Scarves:

Inspired Vintage Scarf Pattern Printables - Scrapbooking background printables

Printable Vintage Scarf Inspired Scrapbooking Background Patterns

 

Vintage Scarf Pen ContainerMod Podge Pen Container

 
Vintage Scarf Pen ContainerFlorals and Lace Spring Wardrobe Wants 2013

About Kristy

Hi! I'm Kristy! I'm a graphic & web designer working from home in sunny Florida. Simply put, I LOVE ALL THINGS CREATIVE. 3Peppers is my place to share my creations with you... My three peppers are crafts, cooking and color, what are yours?

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  1. Wow, that is the lottery of scarves!! I love them, especially vintage. I’m super excited to see what you come up with…subscribing!

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