Reproduction fabrics of 1750-1950

Dots and Dashes

The dot....a most basic shape and a perennial favorite of textile designers. Fabric printers of the early 19th century often called these...Polka Dots....trying to capitalize on the newest dance craze...the Polka, a Bohemian folk dance wildly popular in Great Britain and the United States by 1845.

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