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Bolt of Fabric

By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | October 3, 2019

It's Hispanic Heritage Month!
This bolt of cloth, showing ornamental designs of skulls and flowers in black on pink, was designed in 2010 by Uno Hispanic Branding of Minneapolis.