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Art Assemblage story tin The Red Shoes by Hans Christian Anderson by MesssieJessie

Art Assemblage story tin The Red Shoes by Hans Christian Anderson by MesssieJessie

42.00 GBP

Art Assemblage story tin. Inspired from the story by Hans Christian Anderson, The Red Shoes.

An assemblage of another time captured in a small vintage tin, which is 11 cm wide, 8 cm deep and 2 cm high

A tin that whispers when the cover draws back. The ballet shoes are made from book papers. The small embroidered cushions are made from vintage white handkerchiefs all fitted into a vintage tin.

April 12, 2017   No Comments

Fabric and paper miniature art dress and jacket Anna by MesssieJessie

Fabric and paper miniature art dress and jacket Anna by MesssieJessie

68.00 GBP

Fabric and paper miniature art dress and coat -inspired by the film The King and I, by Rodgers and Hammerstein.
Measures: 29 cm wide, 30 cm high and 24 cm deep.

Inspired by this beautiful film, is this hand sewn dress and coat capturing the simple beauty of Anna. The jacket is made from soft white vintage handkerchiefs. The dress is made from taffeta and is very full taking the influence from Anna's dresses in the film. Under the dress is an organza underskirt. Adorning the dress is a stunning piece of vintage jewellery.
The coat and dress have many intricate stitching and details.

King Mongkut: Gazing at the moon?
Anna: Yes, it is beautiful.
King Mongkut: As the sun rises, she will surrender the night, but she is always with him, even when he cannot see her.
Anna: It must be a great comfort for him.
King Mongkut: Yes.

The hanger is included

April 12, 2017   No Comments