Vintage Handkerchiefs

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Whether you call them "Hankies", "Hankys" or "Handkerchiefs" - this is what was used before "Kleenex"! We have loads of fun fashionable collectible prints, patterns & novelty hankies for Men, Women and Children!

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Vintage Round Valentine Handkerchief by Carol Stanley - Scalloped Hem Red Hearts - Valentines Day - Sweetheart - Valentine Gift Collectible

Vintage Round Valentine Handkerchief by Carol Stanley - Scalloped Hem Red Hearts - Valentines Day - Sweetheart - Valentine Gift Collectible

A wonderful vintage handkerchief perfect for Valentine's Day. Keep for yourself or give as a gift. Include a box of chocolates and a bouquet of flowers - she'll be yours forever!! A round handkerchief with overall bright red hearts and tiny green polka dots. The hearts begin in the center as tiny and end at the softly scalloped hem as larger red hearts. A wonderful pattern that is perfect for Valentine's Day. Measurements: 13" Diameter Maker: Carol Stanley - Original tag no longer…

Vintage Valentine Handkerchief - Red Hearts Faux Lace Candy Hanky Hankie - Sweetheart Love Romance Wedding - Valentines Day - Arts Crafts

Vintage Valentine Handkerchief - Red Hearts Faux Lace Candy Hanky Hankie - Sweetheart Love Romance Wedding - Valentines Day - Arts Crafts

A wonderful vintage handkerchief perfect for Valentine's Day. Carry in your purse or tuck into a belt for all to admire. Scalloped edges, pointed corners with big red heart shaped valentines with white faux lace - a valentine design from the 1950s era. Red hearts float in the center with teeny tiny red dots. The scalloped hems are hand rolled. This fabulous vintage Valentine handkerchief is sure to steal your heart!! Measurements: 12 1/2" by 12 1/2" Fabric: Cotton Condition: Very…

Vintage Irish Coffee Handkerchief - Fun Graphics Elsie the Cow - Irish Coffee Recipe - Irish Whiskey Bottles - St Patricks Day - Gift Idea

Vintage Irish Coffee Handkerchief - Fun Graphics Elsie the Cow - Irish Coffee Recipe - Irish Whiskey Bottles - St Patricks Day - Gift Idea

If you're looking for a fun vintage handkerchief for your hanky collection, you'll love the novel graphics printed on this hanky. Forget kissing the Blarney Stone, let's go directly for the Irish Coffee!! Who can resist this fun handkerchief where Irish Whiskey bottles have eyes, bar glasses have eyelashes and the anthropomorphic coffee pot with legs!! Don't miss Elsie the Cow at the bottom of the hanky. Best part, the 'RECIPE' is displayed on a vivid green background. Adorable…

1950s Ballerinas Southern Belle Handkerchief - Lavender Hanky - Victorian Lady - Ballet Dancers Pirouettes - Shabby Chic - Gift Idea

1950s Ballerinas Southern Belle Handkerchief - Lavender Hanky - Victorian Lady - Ballet Dancers Pirouettes - Shabby Chic - Gift Idea

Almost too lovely to use!! If lavender is your favorite color, you'll love this wonderful vintage handkerchief. In one corner of the hankie is a beautiful 'Southern Belle' wearing a flowing off the shoulder dress in shades of light / dark lavender. In the other three corners are ballet dancers in various ballet positions. The Southern Belle corner is softly scalloped, hems are hand rolled. If you're a Ballerina or a student of Ballet, you'll love this wonderful vintage handkerchief…

Vintage Round Valentine Handkerchief by Carol Stanley - Scalloped Hem Red Hearts - Valentines Day - Sweetheart - Valentine Gift Collectible

Vintage Round Valentine Handkerchief by Carol Stanley - Scalloped Hem Red Hearts - Valentines Day - Sweetheart - Valentine Gift Collectible

A wonderful vintage handkerchief perfect for Valentine's Day. Keep for yourself or give as a gift. Include a box of chocolates and a bouquet of flowers - she'll be yours forever!! A round handkerchief with overall bright red hearts and tiny green polka dots. The hearts begin in the center as tiny and end at the softly scalloped hem as larger red hearts. A wonderful pattern that is perfect for Valentine's Day. Measurements: 13" Diameter Maker: Carol Stanley - Original tag no longer…

1970s St Patricks Day Handkerchief - Embroidered Green Shamrocks 4 Leaf Clovers Pipes Hats Hankie Hanky - St Paddys Day Lucky Irish - Gift

1970s St Patricks Day Handkerchief - Embroidered Green Shamrocks 4 Leaf Clovers Pipes Hats Hankie Hanky - St Paddys Day Lucky Irish - Gift

Don’t be caught on St. Patrick’s Day without wearing something GREEN. This very vintage St. Paddy’s Day handkerchief is a must for the big day, March 17th. This adorable hanky features brilliant embroidered green shamrocks, hats, and black pipes. The edges are finished in green. Size: 11 ½” by 12” Condition: Very very good vintage pre-owned condition. No holes, tears, or stains. Nice enough to give as a gift or keep for yourself. Comes freshly laundered and pressed in our smoke free…

Vintage Floral Handkerchief - Bouquets of Flowers - Blue Roses Pink Ribbons - Bridal Bouquet Handkerchief - Womens Fashion Accessories Gift

Vintage Floral Handkerchief - Bouquets of Flowers - Blue Roses Pink Ribbons - Bridal Bouquet Handkerchief - Womens Fashion Accessories Gift

If you love to collect vintage handkerchiefs, you'll want to include this lovely hanky in your collection. This lovely dainty vintage handkerchief features delicate shades of pink, blue and yellow flowers in an elegant bouquet tied with pink ribbons. Blue roses, pink bell flowers and yellow nosegays outline the scalloped hem. A delightful handkerchief fit for a bride to carry on her wedding day. Measurements: 13" by 13 1/2" Fabric: Sheer cotton Condition: Very very good pre-owned…

1950s Back to School Handkerchief - Teenagers Studying School Books Owls Hanky - SOLD AS IS - Teenage Boys Girls Novelty Handkerchief Crafts

1950s Back to School Handkerchief - Teenagers Studying School Books Owls Hanky - SOLD AS IS - Teenage Boys Girls Novelty Handkerchief Crafts

If you were a teenager during the 1950s era, you'll enjoy the graphics on this wonderful vintage handkerchief. In one corner of the hanky are 3 teens getting ready for class. Looks like both of the boys have an eye on the cute girl in the middle!! In the opposite corner of the hanky is a teen girl busy studying for a big test. Books are lined up behind her as she takes notes. Notice the plate of cookies, apple and ice cream soda next to her - refreshments are need when you study!! In…

Vintage Valentine Handkerchief - Red Hearts White Bows - Sweetheart Love Romance Wedding Bride Accessories - Collectible - Arts Crafts

Vintage Valentine Handkerchief Red Hearts White Bows | Etsy

This breathtaking vintage handkerchief is perfect for Valentine's Day. Keep for yourself or include in a vintage Valentine Card and give as a gift!! Bright red hearts and white bows pop against a faux scalloped background. The center of this pretty handkerchief features delicate white flowers on green vines with tiny red hearts. So pretty, so perfect for Valentine's Day!! Hanky size: 11 1/2" by 12" Fabric: Cotton Condition: Very very good vintage pre-owned condition. Colors bright and…

1950s How to Keep Your Husband Handkerchief by Kreier - Novelty English French Hankie Hanky - Collectible - Arts Crafts Artwork - AS IS

1950s How to Keep Your Husband Handkerchief by Kreier | Etsy

Everything you wanted to know about keeping your husband happy is printed on this novelty 'Advice' handkerchief. Written in both English and French, the handkerchief is called "How to Keep Your Husband". There are 16 colorful blocks with comical pictures and words of advice. 'Put your picture on his desk' - 'Don't Sulk' - 'Don't read his mail' - 'Always look innocent' and many many more words of advice. A fun hanky to frame or use in an arts & crafts project. SOLD IN 'AS IN' CONDITION…

1950s How to Keep Your Husband Handkerchief by Kreier - English French Novelty Hankie Hanky - SOLD AS IS - Arts Crafts - Artwork

1950s How to Keep Your Husband Handkerchief by Kreier - English French Novelty Hankie Hanky - SOLD AS IS - Arts Crafts - Artwork

Everything you wanted to know about keeping your husband happy is printed on this novelty 'Advice' handkerchief. Written in both English and French, the handkerchief is called "How to Keep Your Husband". There are 16 colorful blocks with comical pictures and words of advice. 'Put your picture on his desk' - 'Don't Sulk' - 'Don't read his mail' - 'Always look innocent' and many many more words of advice. A fun hanky to frame or use in an arts & crafts project. SOLD IN 'AS IN' CONDITION…

Vintage Childrens Handkerchief 1950s Era Soldier Boy Mailman Knitting Dogs Cute #Unbranded #Novelty #Everyday

Vintage Childrens Handkerchief 1950s Era Soldier Boy Mailman Knitting Dogs Cute #Unbranded #Novelty #Everyday

1950s Vintage Childrens Handkerchief This Little Piggy Went to Market Apples EUC #Unbranded #Novelty #Everyday

1950s Vintage Childrens Handkerchief This Little Piggy Went to Market Apples EUC #Unbranded #Novelty #Everyday

TOM LAMB Vintage Childrens Handkerchief Scottie Dog Birds Hanky Designer Art #TomLamb #DesignerArtist #Everyday

TOM LAMB Vintage Childrens Handkerchief Scottie Dog Birds Hanky Designer Art #TomLamb #DesignerArtist #Everyday

Grandmother Bridal Handkerchief - White Embroidered Grandma Hanky in Original Box - Poem To My Grandmother - Wedding Bridal Shower - Gift

Grandmother Bridal Handkerchief - White Embroidered Grandma Hanky in Original Box - Poem To My Grandmother - Wedding Bridal Shower - Gift

If you are getting married soon and have a very special 'Grandmother' in your life, surprise her with this wonderful handkerchief to carry on your wedding day. The handkerchief is pure white with white embroidered flowers and cut work around a softly scalloped hem. GRANDMA is embroidered in white in one corner of the hanky. You'll love the poem 'To My Grandmother' that comes with the handkerchief in its original box. The last stanza in the poem reads…

AQUARIUS Zodiac Sign Handkerchief - 1950s Vintage Birth Sign Handkerchief - January 20th - February 18th - Water Bearer - Birthday Valentine

AQUARIUS Zodiac Sign Handkerchief - 1960s Vintage Birth Sign Handkerchief - January 20th to February 18th - Water Bearer Birthday Valentine

If you were born between January 20th and February 18th, you were born under the astrological sign of Aquarius, the 11th astrological sign in the zodiac. This vintage embroidered handkerchief features the sign of Aquarius, the water bearer. Embroidered purple violets and yellow stars are also depicted on this fun handkerchief. AQUARIUS is embroidered in black on a white background. A fantastic gift for the person born under this sign or to keep for yourself. Found in an article…