The English sneeringly called Washington's army the "Homespuns."
Alas, they are homespuns from the factory, machine-made in uncostly quantities.
In the winter time we had homespuns, too, but sometimes had flannel underwear.
There was the Ambassador from Tara, in a suit of what his planet produced as a substitute for Irish homespuns.
The Bulgarian homespuns, which are made of pure wool, are of admirable quality.