Handmade quilt by women in San Pedro Sula, Honduras
Despite her limited education up to the 6th grade, Jeimy is grateful for the opportunity to earn income through her work with One Common Thread. Sewing has become a means for her to support herself and her daughter, empowering her to take steps towards a brighter future.
The "Merry Wives of Windsor" quilt, with its beautiful combination of browns, white, and pinks, reflects Jeimy's vibrant spirit and love for her craft. Each stitch represents her dedication and attention to detail, resulting in a quilt that exudes warmth and affection.
Jeimy's goals reflect her determination to improve her circumstances and create a better future for herself and her daughter. By aspiring to return to school and complete her basic education, she lays the foundation for further personal and professional growth. Ultimately, obtaining a degree will open doors to a wider range of opportunities and enhance her ability to provide a better life for her family.
high-quality thread, cotton fabrics for quilt top, minky or velvet fabric backing.
54" x 60"
Pink, Whitesand Browns; Brown Minky backing
Beautifully hand-stitched hexagon quilt. Majority of fabric is donated and proceeds employ women living in poverty in the "bordos" of San Pedro Sula, Honduras