The basic bob haircut came to us from the innovative Flapper short bob, started by trendy young women in the 1920’s. They cast off their corsets and ‘bobbed’ their long hair, to show their independence from tradition and create a new, modern identity for women. So it has a great pedigree! Freedom The freedom you …
So near, yet so far!!! New Jersey needlework sampler by Mary Antrim, Burlington Country, dated 1807. Worked in silk and painted paper on linen, it is signed and dated and in the original frame, measuring 17 inches high by 16¾ inches wide. It sold for $ 1,070,500 to David Schorsch, an antiques dealer from Woodbury, Conn.