Hanging Lady Planters (HLP) These unique, head turning, planters are made from real deal antique and vintage pin-cushion or half dolls and busts repurposed into hanging planters. Each have their own style and personality to light up your own unique space. Display a bunch of these stunners together and they are a force to be reckon with!
Perfect for air plants, lucites, or nothing at all!
Pin Cushion Dolls or Half Dolls were very popular in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The holes are where a fabric skirt was stitched to the figure. The large skirts were used to cover teapots, whisk brooms, powder boxes/bottles, and were often padded most commonly used as a pincushion. Most of the were made of porcelain, but some can be found in metal, wax, plaster, or plastic. The retail cost of some of these pieces can range from $50 – $600 and were predominantly made in Germany and Japan, and are marked on the back.