The bottom row of a Respect Quilt is coming together, as you see here. It features two very American items–the pocket from a flannel shirt and a jeans pocket from a pair of Levis–alongside two African fabrics we purchased from Cultured Expressions, a Black-owned fabric store in Rahway, NJ.
This is more proof, if any were needed, that African + American = beautiful!
Let us also give credit to the lustrous antique linens (the white accents) which I found at https://www.etsy.com/shop/ssanteaksGreatStuff, an antique shop in St Louis, MO!
From Rahway, St Louis, South Bend, Brooklyn, and Austin to me out here in Seattle: we’re all in this project together.