Handmade quilt by women in San Pedro Sula, Honduras
Ruth's journey and transformation through her work as a Maker are truly inspiring. With the opportunity to have work and stay home, Ruth has found fulfillment in her sewing endeavors. By supporting her daughter and contributing to their household, she is able to create a stable and comfortable living environment.
The improvements in Ruth's home, including a new roof and a cement floor, are significant milestones in her life. These upgrades not only enhance the physical aspects of her living space but also symbolize progress and a better quality of life for her and her family. It's wonderful to hear that her modest home has undergone positive changes since she started sewing with One Common Thread.
The throw quilt Ruth has made, named Sunday Afternoon, showcases her skills and creativity. The design, with its beautiful patterns and colors, is a testament to her attention to detail and craftsmanship. The soft velvet backing adds a luxurious touch, making the quilt both visually appealing and comfortable to use.
By purchasing and appreciating Ruth's quilt, you not only support her financially but also recognize and value her hard work and dedication. Your support enables her to continue improving her living conditions and providing for her daughter. It's through these opportunities that Ruth can embrace a brighter future and find joy in her work as a maker.
high-quality thread, cotton fabrics for quilt top, minky fabric backing.
48" x 48"
brown, teals and other various colors; Brown Velvet 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