Textiles and Costumes

The word textile is derived from the Latin word ‘texere’ meaning to weave.  The broader meaning applies 
to the variety of ways textile fabrics are made.  A textile is a fabric made from fibers. There are many 
different kinds of fibers, such as, wool, cotton, flax and silk.  These fibers can be converted into yarn, 
thread, or used in other ways to make fabrics.  Textiles can be made into many different articles. 
In Reuzeit's textile shop you will find; handmade lace, linen towels and tablecloths, silk cloth, velvet fabric, a wool and mohair jacket, a Chantilly lace shawl and much more.      
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All items are single quantity, unless otherwise noted.
Please read the disclaimer on the bottom of the page before purchasing.

Email for an invoice at lmiller@reuzeitmn.com

Vintage linen tablecloth with applique flowers
Antique handmade silk and lace tablecloth
Vintage linen tablecloth with cut work design and lace
Linen Cloth with applique, cut work and embroidery, white with scalloped edges,
pink and blue appliqued delicate flowers
Size:  34 inches square
Excellent Condition
Price: $20.00

Silk Cloth with beautiful cut lace, Punto in Aria Lace, white

Circa: 1890
Size: 31 1/2 inches square
Excellent Condition
Price: $30.00

Linen Cloth with cut work and
embroidery, white with handmade lace edging
Size: 34 inches by 35 inches
Excellent Condition
Price: $25.00

Vintage linen hand towels with cut work and embroidery
Vintage linen hand towel with crocheted trim
Vintage linen hand towels with cut work trim
Linen Hand towels, embroidery and  cut work, 
1 pink, 1 blue, cut work edge
Circa: 1940
Good Condition
Price: $8.00

Linen hand towel with crocheted gold trim and flower embroidery, white
Size: 33 inches by 17 inches
Condition: small hole in back and faint spot
Price: $4.00
Linen hand towels (2) 
with cut work border on 3 sides, very fine linen, white
Circa: 1910
Size: 19 inches by 15 1/2 inches
Excellent Condition
Price: $8.00

Vintage yellow linen tablecloth with fringe trim
Vintage blue and white checked gingham cotton tablecloth with napkins
Antique tapestry from Flanders
Yellow Linen Tablecloth with fringe, solid
light yellow color
Size: 36 inches square
Excellent Condition
Price: $10.00

Blue and White checked gingham
78 inches by 50 inches 
8 napkins, 
16 inches square 
Table runner, 
38 inches by 25 inches
Circa: 1960
Excellent Condition: 2 spots on 1 napkin
Price: $45.00
Flemish Tapestry, stamped on back, black crocheted loops for hanging on a rob
Size: 47 inches by 25 inches
Circa: 1890
Excellent Condition
Price: $50.00

Antique silk and lace bed covering
Antique silk and lace bed covering or chaise lounge cover
Antique black silk shawl with fringe
Dusty Pink Silk and Lace Bed Cover, 
belonged to 1920 movie star, Margaret Quimby; lace on 3 sides 4 inches wide, 2 panels of lace down the body of the spread; 4 1/2 inches wide Lace
Felet-net or Lacis
Circa: 1920
Size: 78 inches by 90 inches
Condition: hole in lace about the size of a quarter in corner
Price: $25.00
Tulle Tambour Lace Chaise Lounge Cover 
with 4 faces, silk appliques and embroidery flowers,belonged to movie star, Margaret Quimby
Circa: 1920
Size: 54 inches wide, 67 inches length
Excellent Condition: tiny lace separation on one spot
Price: $30.00

Black Silk Lace Shawl 
with fringe, could be a piano shawl
Circa: 1900
Size:  60 inches square
Condition: hole the size of quarter near corner
Price: $15.00

Vintage blue and white fabric with cats
Red velvet upholstery fabric
Antique yellow silk fabric with white flowers
Blue Cotton Cloth with woven white cat design
Size: 36 inches wide, 60 inches length
Excellent Condition
Price: $8.00

Red Velvet Upholstery Fabric, beautiful deep red original price $80.00 a yard
Size: 78 inches length and 54 inches wide
Excellent Condition, new
Price: $20.00

Antique Gold Silk Fabric with white flowers, silk lining
Size: widest: 14 1/2 inches to 6 1/2 inches
length: 39 inches
Excellent Condition
Price: $7.00

White Mohair Wool Tuxedo Jacket
Child Blue Sundress with white lace and roses
Child White Tiger Costume
Tuxedo Jacket, white, 
Wool 60 percent and Mohair 40 percent, woven in Scotland by Andrew Stewart
Size: Large
chest; 24 inches, length 32 inches  
raglan sleeves; 10 inches armpit to cuff
Excellent Condition: new
Price: $35.00
Child Princess Sundress, 
lace trim around bodice, flowers around the bottom of the dress, satin ribbon, matching purse and hair scrunchie, adjustable straps
Size: child  6 to 7
MFG: tag cut out
Excellent Condition: New, washed once
Price:  $10.00

Child Plush White Tiger Costume, 
one piece with mittens and feet covers, realistic eyes, very soft and warm, fits a child 3-5 years old
Size:  36 inches  tall
Excellent Condition
Price: $15.00