This Calderwood seamstress turned potato sack hessian into a ball gown for the Robertson Potato Festival

Desiree Savage
By Desiree Savage
Updated May 2 2022 - 6:01am, first published 3:21am
It took Rachael Price around 30 hours over the past fortnight to construct a gown from hessian for a fashion competition at the Robertson Potato Festival. Picture: Supplied

A self-taught seamstress from Calderwood with a penchant for recycling was named runner-up in a fashions on the field event at the Robertson Potato Festival.

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Desiree Savage

Desiree Savage

Arts, Entertainment, Breaking News Journalist

I write about arts and entertainment, plus other bits and pieces in between at the Illawarra Mercury.

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