Introducting Flapper Girl’s Retro Christmas Garlands

October 25, 2010

As promised, I’m launching my 2010 Holiday garland line today!

This year’s new retro Holiday apron designs will follow soon, as well as some other very cute-n-festive goodies. But for now, here are the garlands!

Victorian White Christmas SNOW Garland

Victorian Winter Snow Banner

Retro Holiday Winter Garland

Victorian Snow White Christmas GarlandAvailable here in the Flapper Girl Boutique.

Add some vintage elegance to your home this holiday season with this festive snowy garland.

Vintage Victorian holiday photographs framed in icy glitter are joined by silver snowflakes and an old-fashioned festive typeface that spells out the word SNOW.

Snowflakes are framed in hand-folded icy blue crepe. Letter medallions are framed with blue glitter, hand-folded snow white crepe, and accented with blue velvet ribbons.

Measures approx. 40” long.

Holiday Cheer Retro Christmas Garland

Vintage Christmas Banner

Red & Green Retro Holiday Wall Decoration

Vintage Inspired Xmas BuntingAvailable here in the Flapper Girl Boutique.

This garland conjures up warm memories of Christmases in decades past. Vintage Christmas music album covers framed in snow white fringe and red ribbons join festive vintage tinsel boxes to set the mood for the happiest of holidays. A cute couple framed in green crepe fringe and jolly plaid ribbons smile as they exchange gifts. And simple but heartfelt “Greetings” wish you and yours a very merry Christmas. You can almost smell the fresh cut pine and warm cocoa.

Garland measures approx. 46” long.

Retro Art Deco Risqué Winter Flapper Pinup Garland

1920s-inspired Winter Garland

Naughty Retro Pinup Christmas Decoration

Sledding Pinup Winter Christmas BannerAvailable here in the Flapper Girl Boutique.

This winter garland captures the playful, sexy spirit of the 20s flapper, and was designed for those of us who like a warm spark and a touch of sensuous fun in our lives.

Vintage photographs of a risqué sledding pinup girl are joined by silver snowflakes and an old-fashioned festive typeface that spells out the word SNOW.

Snowflakes are framed in hand-folded icy blue and pale yellow crepe. Letter medallions are framed with silver glitter, hand-folded snow white crepe, and sit atop retro art deco bunting flags.

Measures approx. 49” long.


2009 Winter Holiday Aprons

November 28, 2009

After months of research, planning, and sewing, I’m proud to introduce Flapper Girl’s 2009 Winter Apron Collection. If you see an apron you can’t live without, please visit the Flapper Girl Boutique and order today. And don’t forget Portlanders, I offer free shipping to locals! xoxo


SNOW DAY RETRO TULLE HOSTESS APRON
Inspired by snowy winter days filled with glistening tree tops & hot cocoa.

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SCANDINAVIAN CHRISTMAS REINDEER APRON
Inspired by reindeer of the Lapland area in the north of Finland, Sweden and Norway. My love affair with vintage reindeer ski sweaters also came into play with this design.

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JACK FROST APRON
Inspired by harsh Nordic winters, and the mischievous elf Jack Frost, who personifies crisp, cold, winter weather in old Norse folklore.

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THE YETI APRON
Inspired by the lovable yeti (aka abominable snowman), who inhabits the the remote and forbidding Himalayas.

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A WINTER SOLSTICE ZEPPELIN RIDE RETRO TULLE HOSTESS APRON
Inspired by the holiday that surrounds the longest night of the year, and my love for vintage zeppelin figural Christmas lights.

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MAGICAL WOODLANDS FLY AGARIC MUSHROOM APRON
Inspired by the magical fly agaric mushroom, and its ties to Santa Claus, good luck, and the magical world of the forest.

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SNEGUROCHKA RETRO TULLE HOSTESS APRON
Inspired by the Russian folk tale of Snegurochka, the daughter and helper of Grandfather Frost.

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