1600 - 1625: Ivory silk and linen with a silver stripe. This is a rare example of an informal woman's jacket from the early 17th century. It would have been worn over a petticoat and stays, with a linen or lace collar and cuffs and a decorative coif. Length 66 cm
Width 134.6 cm (including sleeves). Link

News: Pink of Perfection

2008: Blogger Sarah McColl includes Buttercup and Ivory in a post "Some Brooklyn Loves"! We heart Pink of Perfection! Link

Pin cushion

19th century: Wool needlepoint and velvet pin cushion. Measures 4 1/4" x 3 1/2". Filled with white cotton rags.