The Thrifty And Colorful History Of The “Feedsack Dress.”

Reusing and ”upcycling,” material is a trendy, thrifty hobby these days, but it’s not a new idea.

During WWII, a shortage of cotton fabric lead to Feedsack dresses becoming more popular (and necessary). They actually didn’t look bad either…it’s amazing what you can do with a little creativity!

From: Flickr / Bill & Vicki T
From: Flickr / Bill & Vicki T