Braided rag rug
Like patchwork quilts, braided rugs are a classic piece of early American colonial culture. Made from scraps of old clothing, braided and then coiled together, each rug is filled with history and tells a story about its past.
Time needed: Depends how long you want to take – could be a weekend or a whole winter!
You will need:
Iron and board
Choose the fabric carefully, making sure that it is all of a similar weight. This rug was made using medium-weight wools and includes ...