The famous ” Feed sack dress” – 1940s ration fashion -- when the flour companies learned that the poor in the dust bowl were sewing flour bags together to make dresses and other clothing for the children, they began selling their flour in different decorative bags with flowers and such things printed on them so that the "clothing" made would be a bit more attractive and fun.

The famous ” Feed sack dress” – 1940s ration fashion -- when the flour companies learned that the poor in the dust bowl were sewing flour bags together to make dresses and other clothing for the children, they began selling their flour in different decorative bags with flowers and such things printed on them so that the "clothing" made would be a bit more attractive and fun.

Marigold Cutout Sack Dress Marigold Cutout Sack Kneelength Dress Forever 21 Dresses Mini

Marigold Cutout Sack Dress

Marigold Cutout Sack Dress Marigold Cutout Sack Kneelength Dress Forever 21 Dresses Mini

Feed Sack Dresses | Flour Sack Dresses & Aprons, Rural Life in The 30's and 40's

Feed Sack Dresses | Flour Sack Dresses & Aprons, Rural Life in The 30's and 40's

Period: 18th Century - Sack dress Material: Embroidered Thai silk, dyed lace, decorative flowers

Period: 18th Century - Sack dress Material: Embroidered Thai silk, dyed lace, decorative flowers

The Fascinating History of Flour Sack Dresses - Old Photo Archive: Times were lean in the Great Depression and families across the nation aimed to do more with what they did have.  One of the most interesting stories from this era is the curious case of how flour and feed sack companies began printing patterns on their bags!  Click to learn more about this fascinating history...

The Fascinating History of Flour Sack Dresses - Old Photo Archive: Times were lean in the Great Depression and families across the nation aimed to do more with what they did have. One of the most interesting stories from this era is the curious case of how flour and feed sack companies began printing patterns on their bags! Click to learn more about this fascinating history...

Project Runway burlap sack dress. I love the bottom of this dress!

Project Runway Contestants Tackle Burlap

Byblos High Fashion Vintage Wool Sack Dress Wear boxed or belted.    Super unique from a super high end Italian fashion designer. Byblos Dresses Long Sleeve

Byblos High Fashion Vintage Wool Sack Dress

Byblos High Fashion Vintage Wool Sack Dress Wear boxed or belted. Super unique from a super high end Italian fashion designer. Byblos Dresses Long Sleeve

60s sack dress True vintage sixties sack dress--this is one of my fav pieces ever! It's truly stunning in person. Pretty red rick-rack trim adorns every edge. The top has wide sleeves & cinched in waist. The skirt has slots on both side. Dress is unlined. 100% Cotton; made in Greece. Good Condition; small stain near hem & small flaws on trim. No size marked; bust 34", waist 22-28", length 47". Vintage Dresses Midi

60s sack dress

60s sack dress True vintage sixties sack dress--this is one of my fav pieces ever! It's truly stunning in person. Pretty red rick-rack trim adorns every edge. The top has wide sleeves & cinched in waist. The skirt has slots on both side. Dress is unlined. 100% Cotton; made in Greece. Good Condition; small stain near hem & small flaws on trim. No size marked; bust 34", waist 22-28", length 47". Vintage Dresses Midi

Custom size Boutique Baby layette wholesale gown shower sister big little personalized diva sack dress first pictures taking home portra

Custom size Boutique Baby layette wholesale gown shower sister big little personalized diva sack dress first pictures taking home portra

black leather dress, suede dress, modern dress, sack dress, 80s minimalist dress, avant garde by vintage2049 on Etsy

Black leather dress, suede dress, modern dress, sack dress, 80s dress, futuristic dress, avant garde

black leather dress, suede dress, modern dress, sack dress, 80s minimalist dress, avant garde by vintage2049 on Etsy

Navy sack dress The GB navy textured sack dress is such a easy throw on piece! Never have to iron it! Half exposed zipper in the back and pockets! Gianni Bini Dresses

Navy sack dress

Navy sack dress The GB navy textured sack dress is such a easy throw on piece! Never have to iron it! Half exposed zipper in the back and pockets! Gianni Bini Dresses

vintage 1990's denim sleeveless maxi dress / sweeps the floor jumper / oversized sack dress / all cotton / utilitarian by yellowjacketvintage on Etsy

Vintage 1990's denim sleeveless maxi dress / sweeps the floor jumper / oversized sack dress / cotton / utilitarian

vintage 1990's denim sleeveless maxi dress / sweeps the floor jumper / oversized sack dress / all cotton / utilitarian by yellowjacketvintage on Etsy

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