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feed sack & vintage quilts

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If the word "feedsack" conjures up thoughts of burlap, then you probably weren't around before 1960. From the mid 1920s through the beginning of the 1960s, products bought in bulk were packaged in colorful sacks made from cotton. And even though they are collectively referred to as feedsacks, the most common products packaged in the sacks were flour and sugar. In many areas, the fabric was referred to as "chicken linen."

Feedsacks Feedsack Fabric, Fuzzylizzie Vintage

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Newport Nebraska ... hauling feedsacks

blue and white antique quilts

Antique Patchwork Star Quilt no instructions,but interesting

Quilts in a pie safe, who would have thought. Not me evidently. LOL But, I love it. Now what to do with all those dishes?

Patchwork Quilt mid 19th century 1840-1880. Pattern: Wheel of Fortune or Pyrotechnics. Source; Etsy; EmeliasHouseofLinens; Spring Branch, TX.

A vintage patchwork quilt. I love to imagine our future tot stretched out sleeping on a quilt similar to this outside on a warm summer afternoon... :)

So scrappy -- so happy!

Fussy Cut: Weston's quilt - half square triangles

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