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Thursday, July 27, 2017
Crocheted Sachet Pattern; Times Have Changed
This afternoon, I was processing an old Mail Order Pattern --- Anne Cabot's 5064 -- dating back to 1948.
Anne Cabot's 5064 -- It's a sweet pattern that gives directions for three different shapes, called Gift Sachets.
As I was going through the material requirements, I noted that 'Sachet Powder' was listed. Instantly, one of those "I wonder" thoughts took root. I wonder, are Sachet Powers still sold? Now, although I certainly was not around in 1948, I do remember sachet powders.
They were sold in small jars, packets and, my favorite - Avon - had a marvelous shaker bottle.
BUT, to get the results for these Sachet Powders, one must be sure in insert Vintage in front of the search. Because, if you don't, you are going to get a whole lot of pages with products like these ....