I would love to have a greenhouse with a little table and chair to drink my tea in the morning and read seed catalogs in my bathrobe. Add it to the list of things to do when I become independently wealthy!
HANDMADE BUSSELS APPLIQUE LACE SHAWL, MID 19th C. Large cotton net triangle lavishly decorated with Point de Gaz and bobbin lace in a pattern of wisteria, hydrangea, lilac and other blossoms amid swags, ribbons and foliage. 104 x 54. (Few very minor breaks and spots) excellent. $1500-2,500.
GWTW, 1939: Scarlett O'Hara's blue wrapper, worn while sitting on the patio when she witnessed Bonnie's fatal fall. The dress required 30 yards of French silk velvet trimmed with fur and took many months to complete. Designers: Carrie Harrell and Jan Hevenor. David O. Selznick Archive.