Posts tagged ‘vote’

Daily Swatch: Election Week

Here’s a bit of history, albeit recent history, for you! This is the one of the very first fabric designed professionally by Harmony Susalla of Harmony Art. She said “it was the election print for Karen Neuburger pajamas back in 1999 for the 2000 election. We did an elephant, donkey and eagle design … I [...]

Daily Swatch: Election Week

I’m deviating from my own fabric-only rule a little here to bring you this eBay auction for 21 yards of vintage ribbon woven with the word “vote.” Buy-it-now price $19.99 + $7.45 shipping. Related posts: Daily Swatch: Election Week Daily Swatch: Fruit Week Daily Swatch: Election Week Daily Swatch: Silk Week Daily Swatch: Silk Week

Daily Swatch: Election Week

Quilt by Irene Williams, born 1920. “Housetop” – “Log Cabin” variation, c.1975 Cotton (even weave, twill, dotted swiss). 89×78 inches. From the book Gee’s Bend: The Women and Their Quilts, sadly out of print. The description of the quilt reads “Irene Williams made several quilts that contain fabric printed with the word “vote.” Wilcox County [...]