This came in a sewing lot, what is it?

Discussion in 'Antique Discussion' started by vintagerobin, Nov 10, 2019.

  1. vintagerobin

    vintagerobin Well-Known Member

    My first thought was a needle case because it came with some other needle cases. But inside were the 3 pieces shown. The top one is fabric tape that needs to be wet down to stick. Then there's wax paper and last is a piece of the same celluloid as the case. Any ideas?

    Thanks!


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  2. Bookahtoo

    Bookahtoo Moderator Moderator

    Hmmmm ... that's quite the puzzle.

    Some practical little advertising giveaway, but for what?
     
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  3. say_it_slowly

    say_it_slowly The worst prison is a closed heart

    That top fabric piece looks like iron on fabric from the photo.
     
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  4. clutteredcloset49

    clutteredcloset49 Well-Known Member

  5. vintagerobin

    vintagerobin Well-Known Member

  6. Bronwen

    Bronwen Well-Known Member

    Could be that the wax paper original stuck to the first bit, which may not always have needed water to adhere. My first thought is a little emergency hem repair kit, so you don't go through the rest of the day until you go home & sew it back. Maybe third item is original envelope for the sticky bit & someone prettied it up with the other slip case?
     
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  7. vintagerobin

    vintagerobin Well-Known Member

    Thanks everyone!
     
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