I promise to be good at sourcing.
I know its important.
Sometimes I can't remember where I found things.
If its yours and I didn't link back to you, thank you for the beautiful images and I promise to be better next time.
“It is said there are flowers that bloom only once in a hundred years. Why should there not be some that bloom once in a thousand, in ten thousand years? Perhaps we never know about them simply because this “once in a thousand years” has come today.” ― Yevgeny Zamyatin, We
“What I really love about them… is the fact that they contain someone’s personal history…I find myself wondering about their lives. I can never look at a garment… without thinking about the woman who owned it. How old was she? Did she work? Was she married? Was she happy?… I look at these exquisite shoes, and I imagine the woman who owned them rising out of them or kissing someone…I look at a little hat like this, I lift up the veil, and I try to imagine the face beneath it… When you buy a piece of vintage clothing you’re not just buying the fabric and thread - you’re buying a piece of someone’s past.” ― Isabel Wolff, A Vintage Affair