Temecula Valley Museum hosts ‘Thrift Style’ exhibit through Nov. 28

TEMECULA ̶ The Temecula Valley Museum announced a new traveling exhibit, Thrift Style, will be on display through Nov. 28. Thrift Style explores the reuse of feed sacks to make clothing and other household objects and illuminates how the “upcycling” of these bags mutually benefited 20th-century consumers and businesses. With 41 works from patterns to garments, it serves as an example of past ingenuity that can inform today’s efforts toward sustainability. The exhibition, organized by the Historic Costume and Textile Museum and the Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art, both at Kansas State University, and ExhibitsUSA, a program of Mid-America Arts Alliance, provides a nostalgic view into American ingenuity, sensibility and optimism during a particularly challenging time of economi
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