Shirret™ Gathering

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Saving Earth's Ecosphere 

We recycle used scrap fabrics into comfort and style as rugs and objects to brighten the home. 




Louise McCrady, and her mother Katrin Hart Benson

started, and created the word Shirret™ beginning in the 1930s. Bachelor of Sciences "With Highest Honors", 5th in the first class to admit women at Purdue University, Louise was an early Annie in Little Orphan Annie, an Indianapolis Star city newspaper book reviewer, Big Band vocalist, and later an adjunct professor and author. Louise's daughter Alexa (Lady) McCrady continues at the helm of Shirrét™ with her two grown children Lovis and Juliet. Painter, author,  BFA Syracuse University VPA, Sir John Cass London UK, MFA Hunter College CUNY, adjunct professor.

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