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Ledbetter, Louise–Hand Woven Rugs

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERALouise Ledbetter started making rugs when she was in sixth grade.  A woman paid her a quarter for weaving a rug and then sold it at the Curb Market for a dollar and twenty five cents.  That’s when Louise decided to go into business for herself.  The rugs are made from discarded loops off of the toe a sock when it is made.  She dyes the loops to make custom colors.

Her rugs come in various sizes including 18″ x 30″, 2′ x 3′ and 2′ x 4′.  Custom orders are available.  Louise also makes place mats in various sizes and create rugs from blue jeans.

Louise’s great granddaughter, Cheyenne Ledbetter also does commissioned portrait drawings.

Contact Info
Louise Ledbetter
828-685-3504

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