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I think it's safe to assume that many of us are drawn to vintage because of we know it has a history. It makes us feel connected to a different time period and to the people that might have worn, played with, and loved that treasure. That's one of the reasons I'm always so excited to find handmade vintage items. It adds a new level to that connection; a connection to the person that CREATED it. It's fun to imagine a sweet grandma taking her time to handstitch a lovey for her first grandbaby.
After listing this friendly knitted elephant today in my shop, I started discovering other adorable handmade vintage plush toys. Here's what I found...
Have you ever come across any vintage handmade treasures like these? Do tell!