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Handspun, handwoven Linen

February 17, 2010

A small piece of  twill fabric handwoven by my grandmother using her handspun linen.

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  1. February 17, 2010 6:03 pm

    What a special piece of fabric!

    The effort it used to take to make cloth is astounding.


    PS: And, of course, the effort it takes me to weave cloth is still astounding! So slow and confused sometimes!


  2. February 18, 2010 4:16 am

    Beautiful! And how old is it? Looks to be in amazing condition. I can’t imagine spinning flax.


  3. February 18, 2010 6:50 am

    What a wonderful keepsake to have to remember your grandmother, and such a beautiful piece of linen.


  4. April 13, 2012 9:54 am

    So special. Beautiful. What a precious treasure to have from granny!


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