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Double Irish Chair Feedsack quilt

Stitches and Such: Feedsack Quilts

A certain American romance surrounds the women who, when forced out of necessity, either through poverty or war, made useful and, often times, beautiful quilts and clothes out of a lowly feed sack, a byproduct of consumer culture that is reborn in the hands of thrifty and ingenious American women.  There is certainly a nostalgia […]