Depression era: when they realized women were using their sacks to make clothes for their children, the mills started using flowered fabric for their sacks. The label was designed to wash out.

When they realized women were using their sacks to make clothes for their children, flour mills started using flowered fabric for their sacks. The label was designed to wash out. When I was a kid our clothes were made out material from Chicken feed sacks.

Bird wallpaper: http://www.hyggeandwest.com/collections/view-all/birds

For the Home

A burst of color in this entryway with a bright blue door, fun rugs and wallpaper! LandOfNod My door is already this color, but I am coveting the wallpaper!

Pale grey linen.Perfect.  www.catesbys.co.uk

The Fabric House loves HEMP , we have various weights suitable for the best loose covers. Hemp is the strongest of the natural fibres and we can dye to any colour you may want.

piles of vintage farm bags

Piles of vintage farm grain feed sack bags are calling my name!

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