Vintage French Grain Sack linen printed 2 sides flax

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jun 09, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House
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This textile is a wonderful, French linen grain sack that dates 1940~*~

A Gorgeous Vintage French textile! ~*~ Double sided, with 2 printed panels ! ~*~ ~ this charming textile is a Vintage French linen grain sack that dates 1940 ~ this grain sack was used to transport grain from the French farm to the mill and comes from Chatellerault, a town in the Vienne department, in the Poitou-Charentes region of France. This textile is double printed, the outside front panel has the wonderful printing and the back of the inside panel is also printed in the same design~ so, if opened out, you would have 2 panels to work with! ~these textile make the most wonderfully decorative pillows, upholstery, cafe curtains. They are ideal for framing, upholstery projects, make beautiful bolster pillows for sofa or bed, body pillows, and are stunning under glass top tables! ~ Once washed and dried, the texture is wonderfully soft~ they are made using a very finely woven linen, using wonderful French flax and cotton mix. The fabric was machine woven and has a beautiful, warm nutty brown tone. Woven into the sack are 2 sets of double , dark indigo blue stripes ~ The printing is in black. This sack was rinsed of storge dirt in France, and line dried. These sacks can be washed in a washing machine on gentle, with
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