Because I WON! I WON! I WON!
Aren't they the sweetest vintagey things?
There's even a collar with a blue and white tatted edging.
Added EDIT: Someone just brought to my attention today that my post about bookmarks for the May Bookmark Exchange were mentioned on Bookmark Collector back in may. Whoo Hooo. The good luck continues. Now I am right up there with our beloved Lace-Lovin'-Librarian, Diane! What a great honor!