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Antique and vintage notion items are looking for an avid seamstress to give them a prominent place on a display shelf in their sewing room or shop. Notions are things, such as, thread, doodads, lace, elastic, tools and relevant fabrics.  All the accessories you will need to make a project. Sewing mends the soul.  May your bobbin always be full.
 
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All items are single quantity, unless otherwise noted.
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Antique World Famous EVERLASTING Needle Book, made in Germany
Antique World Famous EVERLASTING Needle Book, made in Germany
Vintage Automatic Needle Threader with thread Cutter, made in Italy
Vintage Dritz Tailors Chalk, 1949
Vintage Sewing Kit, made in Hong Kong 1940's
SN42000
Needle Book, World Famous EVERLASTING
, A needle Guide Product; over 50 needles
Circa: ????
MFG: made in Germany
Good Condition, some wear on edges
Price: $15.00
inside Needle Book showing
needles
SN42001
Automatic Needle Threader with Thread Cutter,
box: 3in X 2in with 2 piece needle threader
inside plus instructions
Circa: ??
MFG: made in Italy
Excellent Condition
Price: $8.00
SN42002
Dritz Tailors Chalk,
1 white & 1 blue piece of chalk inside 
Circa: 1949
MFG: John Dritz & Sons; New York 10, NY
Excellent Condition
Price:  $4.00

SN42003
Sewing Kit,
3in X 3in, includes
thread, needles, pins, snaps, buttons, scissors, safety pins
Circa: 1940's
MFG: made in Hong Kong
Excellent Condition
Price:
$5.00

Antique Wooden Awl leather punch, 1890
Vintage Craftstrip Braiding Projects Book, 1959 and strands of craftstrips
Vintage Belt Buckles or Scarf Slides
Antique Handmade Felt Needle Holder, 1915
Antique Metal Shoe Pincushion, 1900
SN42004
Wooden Awl
, use to punch holes in leather
Circa: 1890--
Beautiful used Condition
Price: $8.00


SN42005
Craftstrip Braiding Projects Book,
different colors of plastic craftstrip and completed projects
Circa:  1959
MFG:  Boy Scouts of America
Excellent Condition
Price: $18.00
SN420006
Blue Belt Buckle with metal closure, nice plastic, 2 plastic
scarf slides or belt buckles
Size: 1 5/8" X 1 3/8"
Circa: 1920
Excellent Condition
Price:  $20.00
SN42006   M
Handmade felt Needle Holder
little girl 3in X 4in
Circa: 1915---
Handmade
Excellent Condition
Price:
$8.00

SN42007   M
Shoe Pincushion, metal with picture of Dutch boy & girl wearing wooden shoes, 4 1/2in X 1 1/2in
Circa: 1900--
MFG: USA
Excellent Condition
Price:
$20.00
Antique Wood Burned Sewing Caddy, 1915
Antique Hooked RugMachine, 1940's
Vintage Plastic Thimble, Wandersee, 1940-1950
5 Vintage Mini Tape Measures Key Chains, 1970's Advertizing
Antique Wooden Boye Hook Caddy Store Display, 1919
SN42008
Wood Burned Sewing Caddy,

pincushion spool holders
Circa: 1915
Handmade
Excellent Condition
Price:
$85.00


SN42009
Hooked Rug Machine
, small
size, 7 1/2 inches long, no box
Circa: 1940's
MFG:  no markings
Excellent Condition
Price:
$8.00


SN42010
Thimble
, plastic, Wandersee Cleaners-Dyers, Mankato, Minn
Dial 4661
Circa: 1940-1950
Excellent Condition
Price: $5.00


SN42011
Mini tape measures
, could be
carried on a key chain, very
convenient 
Circa: 1970's
Excellent Condition
Price:
$8.00


SN42012M
Wooden Boye Hook Caddy,
store display, storage box with lid in the back, 6 3/4" X 7 1/2" with 16 Boye hooks
Circa: 1919
The Boye Needle Company
Good Condition,
scratches
Price: $120.00
Vintage Tan Bakelite Belt Buckle
Vintage Metal and Wood Mending Kit
Antique Silver Thimble with Flower Design
Antique Metal Thimble
Antique Silver Thimble with Scroll Design
SN42013
Tan Bakelite Belt Buckle with metal closure, 
Size: 3 1/8" X 2 7/8"
Circa: 1920
Excellent Condition
Price:  $25.00




SN42014
Mending Kit or Hussif, the thimble pulls off to reveal a wooden spool for thread, the wooden top pulls off to reveal a tube for needles, advertising for Dundon Coal, Minneapolis, MN
Size: 2" long
Circa: 1920
Excellent Condition
Price:  $15.00
SN42015
Antique Silver Thimble
, size 10,
flower border, maybe Gabler??, no marks
Circa: 1900
Excellent Condition
Price: $20.00 




SN42016
Antique Silver Thimble
, gold wash, no marks, size 8
Circa: 1900
Excellent Condition
Price: $12.00





SN42017
Antique Silver Thimble
, handmade, with punch design and applied scrolls, probably Mexican silver, no marks
Circa: 1900
Excellent Condition
Price: $25.00



Antique Silver Thimble Made in Germany
Antique Silver Thimble Size 11
Antique Ephemera J and P Coats and Clark 1916 Bride Wedding Trade Card
Antique Ephemera J and P Coats and Clark 1916 Best Man Wedding Trade Card
Antique Ephemera Hippo Spool Zoo Trading Card J & P Coats and Clark
SN42018
Antique Silver Thimble,
size 8
Circa: 1900
MFG: Germany
Excellent Condition
Price: $25.00


SN42019
Antique Silver Thimble
, size 11
Circa: 1900
Excellent Condition





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SN42020
Antique Bride Wedding Trade Card,
J & P Coats and Clark, uncut
Size:  5" X 2 3/8"
Circa: 1916
Excellent Condition
Price: $25.00
SN42021
Antique Best Man Wedding Trade Card, 
 J & P Coats and Clark, uncut
Size:  5" X 2"
Circa: 1916
Excellent Condition
Price: $20.00
SN42022
Spool Zoo Hippo Trade Card
, J & P Coats and Clark, uncut, bi-fold card, The Spool Cotton Co
Size:  5 1/8" X 4 1/4"
Circa: 1931
Excellent Condition
Price: $22.00
Antique Engraved Silver Man's Shoe Pincushion
Vintage Crochet Hat Pincushion and Thimble Holder
Vintage Crochet Pincushion
Vintage Crocheted Pincushion
Vintage Heart Crocheted Pincushion with Satin ribbon
SN42023
Antique Engraved Silver Man's
Shoe Pincushion,
no markings
Size: 5 3/4" long X 2 1/8 wide
Circa: 1900
Excellent Condition
Price: $40.00
SN42024
Hat Crocheted Pincushion with Thimble Holder,
4 layers
Size: 3 1/8" diameter
Circa: 1960
Excellent Condition
Price: $15.00 
SN42025
White Crocheted Pincushion
Size:
 5 1/4" diameter
Circa: 1950
Excellent Condition
Price: $10.00 

SN42026
Variegated Violet Crocheted Pincushion with crochet ribbon
Size:  5 3/4" diameter
Circa: 1940
Excellent Condition
Price: $15.00
SN42027
Deep Pink Crocheted Pincushion with satin ribbon
Size: 6" diameter
Circa: 1950
Excellent Condition
Price: $18.00
Antique Porcelain Half Doll Pincushion
Antique Porcelain Flapper Half Doll Pincushion
Antique Porcelain Half Doll Pincushion
Antique Porcelain Half Doll Pincushion, arm away from body
Vintage Crazy Daisy Maker, Ralph Springer Co, with directions
SN42028
Porcelain Half Doll Pincushion
, hand painted face, covered sawdust base
Size:  5 1/2" tall
Circa: 1920
Excellent Condition
Price: $55.00

SN42029
Porcelain Half Doll Pincushion, hand painted face, covered new fiber filled base
Size:  7 1/4" tall
Circa: 1920
Excellent Condition
Price: $65.00 

SN42030
Porcelain Half Doll Pincushion, hand painted face, covered sawdust base, arms away from body, lace and tatting, mohair wig
Size:  5 3/4" tall
Circa: 1900
Excellent Condition
Price: $85.00 
SN42031
Porcelain Half Doll Pincushion, hand painted face, arm away from body
Size:  8" tall
Circa: 1900
Excellent Condition
Price: $65.00

SN42032
Crazy Daisy Winder,
for fine hand weaving, makes daisy shaped flowers, metal spokes retract, directions and instructions
Circa: 1948-
MFG: Ralph C Springer Co
Excellent Condition
Price: $10.00