First I cut all of the store tags out.
Next I put it into a measuring cup filled with some coffee and a little salt. I once read that salt will set the coffee color.
Then you put it out to dry in the south Georgia sun,
and you will end up with this.
The old quilt was my thrift store purchase for today. I wanted an old quilt to put in my swing, that I would not worry about messing up. It is pretty worn and tattered, and I need to make some repairs but as I have said before, I often purchase nostalgia, not perfection.
Love the fabric on these two