I know I don't need to be hitting the thrift stores looking for wool, but any primitive rug hooker has a hard time passing up some great textures. I could see these hooked in a great rug and couldn't pass them up. So I bought four blazers and two skirts and my friend Marion and I sat one (or two) days and tore them apart!!
I went to an antique show here in a town called New Bern and came away with the small galvanized milk cooler there in the picture on the left. I am working on getting a collection of galvanized containers to do this: