It's perhaps difficult to tell from this photo, but this is a rather giant roll of straight pins. It measures about 5 inches across and the pins themselves are about an inch long. My friend didn't remember where she got it, or what it would have been used for. I have no clue either, but wonder if it wouldn't have fit into some sort of machine. Either way it's a fascinating piece!
And, here's your latest 'dose'
of crazy quilt seaming...
"I have seen what a laugh can do. It can transform
almost unbearable tears into something bearable,
- Bob Hope