We've been having an interesting discussion on historical coverlets, but here is something of else of interest, especially for you Civil War buffs.
This first link is a video - Lost Art of Weaving Spanish Moss
The second is to the article itself, as published in the St. Petersburg Times - She Spins Spanish Moss Into Beautiful Blankets
I lived in Florida for about six months in 2005. If only I'd known!
Posted 16 Feb. 2009 at http://leighsfiberjournal.blogspot.com
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