Vienna, A Finished Quilt
Vienna, A Finished Quilt
Vienna, A Finished Quilt
Vienna, A Finished Quilt
Vienna, A Finished Quilt
Vienna, A Finished Quilt
Vienna, A Finished Quilt

Vienna, A Finished Quilt

Regular price
$355.00
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$355.00
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Handmade quilt by women in San Pedro Sula, Honduras

Description

This gorgeous blue and yellow quilt was made by our single mother of three, Isabel. Known to her friends as Cheena, her resilience shines through her challenging life circumstances. As a young mother of three, she has faced significant hardships, including the tragic loss of her first husband due to an accidental shooting. The pain and grief that come with such a loss can be incredibly challenging to overcome.

Adding to her struggles, her second husband left her when she was six months pregnant, taking away not only her emotional support but also her possessions, including her bed. Such circumstances can be devastating, leaving an individual in a vulnerable and difficult situation.

However, Isabel's story takes a turn for the better as she finds solace and a sense of stability through her sewing work. Through her dedication and hard work, she has earned a new room and a new bed. These achievements are not just material possessions but symbolic of her resilience, determination, and the positive changes she is making in her life.

Isabel's ability to find gratitude despite her challenging experiences speaks volumes about her strength of character. Despite the difficulties she has faced, she remains thankful for the opportunities that have come her way and appreciates the progress she has made.


Materials
high-quality thread, cotton fabrics for quilt top, minky or velvet fabric backing.

Dimensions
56" x 65"

Predominant Colors
Blue and Yellow; Navy 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