This retro valentine envelope has a pretty design of roses, hearts and ribbon in shades of red and blue. The extended edges of the envelope indicate where to fold and paste to create an envelope from this printable illustration. vintage valentine clip art, retro valentine envelope, hearts roses illustration, printable envelope, red blue feminine designClick on image to enlarge.

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Girls Playing in the Snow ~ Free Vintage Image

by Julie J on January 9, 2015

Here is a fun vintage image of five girls playing outdoors in the snow. One of the older girls is pulling a younger girl on a sled. The girls in the background are making snowballs. The illustration is from the February 1908 issue of The Delineator magazine. vintage children clip art, Edwardian girls fashion, free black and white clipart, playing in snow illustration, children outdoors printableClick on image to enlarge.

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This vintage Valentine’s Day postcard features two cherubs playing on, and beside, several valentine hearts. One of the cherubs is Cupid. He has a bow in one hand and a quiver of arrows strapped across his chest and is lying on the top of a large red heart that is wrapped in a striped ribbon. The second cherub is seated at the base of the same large red heart, with a garland of purple flowers draped over one leg and under the other. The message on the card is: To my Valentine. vintage valentine postcard, cherubs and hearts clip art, old fashioned valentine card, vintage cupid illustration, printable valentines day cardClick on image to enlarge.

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Valentine Vampire Vanilla ~ Free Dictionary Page

by Julie J on January 6, 2015

This aged page, from a vintage dictionary published in 1922, includes the words: valentine, valuable, value, vampire and vanilla. old paper graphic, printable dictionary, public domain free image, shabby book page, vintage dictionary page, valentine dictionary wordClick on image to enlarge.

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The Rabbit ~ Free Vintage Illustration

by Julie J on January 6, 2015

Here is a wonderful vintage illustration of a brown and white rabbit with a carrot on the ground in front of him. There are four more rabbits in the background and a brief description of the difference between tame rabbits and wild ones at the bottom of the page. The image is from Little Folks Natural History that was published by McLoughlin Bros in 1902. vintage rabbit clip art, rabbit illustration, vintage animal printable, easter bunny rabbit picture, antique hare color imageClick on image to enlarge.

You can find more animal illustrations in the “Animals” section of my blog gallery here.

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Vintage Salad Dressing ~ Free Clip Art

by Julie J on January 5, 2015

Here is a vintage magazine advertisement for Slade’s Salad Cream. The ad is from the August – September 1908 issue of Cooking School Magazine. Slade’s salad cream, vintage kitchen clip art, vintage magazine advertisement, old fashioned salad dressing, black and white graphicsHere is a black and white clip art version of the bottle of salad dressing from the ad. Slade’s salad cream, vintage kitchen clip art, vintage magazine advertisement, old fashioned salad dressing, black and white graphicsClick on images to enlarge.

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Map of Russia ~ Free Vintage Image

by Julie J on January 5, 2015

Here is a wonderful vintage C. S. Hammond map of Russia. I scanned it from a dictionary in my collection that was published in 1906. OldDesignShop_MapRussiaClick on image to enlarge.

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Here is an illustration of a Victorian lady modelling a Ladies’ Promenade Toilette which consists of a Ladies’ Double-Breasted Ripple Basque and a Circular Skirt. The outfit is floor length, with a full skirt, high neckline and large poufy sleeves. She is also wearing a lovely hat. The lady is carrying an umbrella in her right hand and holding a small wallet or perhaps a Victorian card holder in her left hand. The illustration is from the January 1896 issue of The Delineator magazine. Victorian lady clip art, ladies promenade toilette, black and white illustration, vintage woman clipart, Victorian fashion image, antique clothing graphicsHere is a black and white clip art version of the image. Victorian lady clip art, ladies promenade toilette, black and white illustration, vintage woman clipart, Victorian fashion image, antique clothing graphicsClick on images to enlarge.

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This adorable vintage valentine features a yellow teddy bear putting a scoop of strawberry ice-cream onto a cone. The message on the card is: What a “scoop” to have a Valentine like you! This illustration is from a valentine book that was published in the 1940s; it was not copyrighted.teddy bear valentine, vintage valentine clip art, teddybear scooping ice cream, retro valentine card, printable valentineClick on image to enlarge.

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Ladies’ Vintage Aprons ~ Free Clip Art

by Julie J on January 3, 2015

Here are two variations of a ladies’ vintage apron. The first style has a bib and a pocket; the second style is the same as the first but does not have the bib or the pocket. The images are from the June 1904 issue of The Delineator magazine (this is a new issue to my collection of Delineator magazines). black and white clip art, vintage apron clipart, ladies’ apron illustration, old fashioned apron, vintage kitchen graphicsClick on image to enlarge.

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