This extended work jacket is made from a c.1900 four cross pattern quilt. Hand pieced and quilted from green and natural calico. Originally made for show, after it was admired as art in exhibitions and homes, it remained in an attic in Old Salem, NC for half a century.


  • Two front patch pockets
  • Five natural tagua nut buttons
  • Extended below waiste workwear fit
  • Front breast pocket flap with button closure


All idiosyncrasies, mending, and wear are unique to the original textile.

Tailor made in Los Angeles. Dry clean only.

c.1900 Four Cross Quilt Work Jacket