Jessie Willcox Smith “The Bed-Time Book” I still read every night before I go to sleep. I feel sad for today's children that play video games and listen to ipod before bed. Reading is such a delicious pleasure at the end of the day.
Two-piece dress, Sweden, Pink silk moiré with white bobbin lace on machine-made tulle and white silk tulle. Hand- and machine-sewn. Skirt has eight panels. Hallwyl Museum, Sweden -- Reminds me of Cinderella's ballgown before her step sisters ripped it up