squares cut from grain sacks, circa 1930s & 40s (I believe)
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I have a fabulous collection (these scans are 8 out of probably eighty) thanks to my mum. Some of them I’ve started stitching together for pillows, but it’s slow going by hand. There’s also a part of me that wants to leave them as is. They’re awfully pretty.