This 50s-60s sleeveless summer shirt has a label that just says ‘Custom Tailored, wash ‘n’ wear’. The print copies Tammis Keefe’s Persians (below).  But Tammis Keefe in turn borrowed from other models… Tammis-Keefe-borrowing has always been a popular pastime.

This 50s-60s sleeveless summer shirt has a label that just says ‘Custom Tailored, wash ‘n’ wear’. The print copies Tammis Keefe’s Persians (below).  But Tammis Keefe in turn borrowed from other models… Tammis-Keefe-borrowing has always been a popular pastime.

This 50s-60s sleeveless summer shirt has a label that just says ‘Custom Tailored, wash ‘n’ wear’. The print copies Tammis Keefe’s Persians (below).  But Tammis Keefe in turn borrowed from other models… Tammis-Keefe-borrowing has always been a popular pastime.

This 50s-60s sleeveless summer shirt has a label that just says ‘Custom Tailored, wash ‘n’ wear’. The print copies Tammis Keefe’s Persians (below).  But Tammis Keefe in turn borrowed from other models… Tammis-Keefe-borrowing has always been a popular pastime.

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20th-century textile prints and accessories from Europe & the US inspired by Persian painting, Islamic art & by western responses to Middle Eastern culture. Orientalist Threads is the continuation of Vintage Voyager, a blog on vintage clothing and accessories from 2006-2011. This tumblr shows items from my collection and comparable pieces available online.

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