Mother Jones: Meet the KKK's Seamstress of Hate Couture.

Click over & view the entire photo essay, but here are a couple that will make your skin crawl.

From Mother Jones' Anthony Karen:

Ms. Ruth is a 57-year-old tailor who lives in the Deep South. She makes ceremonial Ku Klux Klan robes and comes from five generations of the Klan.

Ms. Ruth personally sews one robe a day. She works 10 to 12 hours a day, seven days a week. She has 1 to 3 helpers at times. The person to be fitted measures themselves, fills out the tailoring chart, and mails in the order. It takes 4 to 6 weeks for delivery. Here she puts the final touches on a red Klan hood.

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