Today- A few detailed images to inspire you from my huge Antique Textile and Bag collection .
|1920s seed pearl evening bag, possibly French.|
|Raw Silk piece with embroidery from Indian. Made as panels to be made up into dress for the British Market. c.1860s.|
|Beaded silk bag from the 1930s.|
|Tambour embroidery on silk. Very old folded purse. c 1840s.|
|Purse (attached to a belt) from an Albanian costume . Couched Goldwork on felt. c. 1890s. Note the red beads on the tassels - to ward off the evil spirits.|