What should I do with a full size nylon Irish flag?

Hello everyone. When my mother passed away I was given full size nylon Irish flag. I'm guessing it's dimensions are 6 ft by 3. And no I don't know why she had it, lol. My question is does anyone have any ideas what to do with it. I hate to just shove it in a flag case and really have no place to fly it. I appreciate your ideas and help. Abbey
  8 answers
  • Sara England Sara England on Jul 22, 2015
    We received a huge framed American flag. If you have a huge hallway wall you could place it there.
  • Joan Joan on Jul 22, 2015
    You could make it into a quilted throw in memory of your mother.
  • Marietta Jo Goodwin Marietta Jo Goodwin on Jul 22, 2015
    I like the quilted throw idea as long as you remember it is a flag and don't let it get on the floor - treat it with the respect it deserves for what it is and the fact that it was special to her.
  • Liliana Wells Liliana Wells on Jul 22, 2015
    I like the quilt idea.
  • Z Z on Jul 23, 2015
    I'd check with the rules of Ireland before doing anything with it. As Marietta mentioned, it should be treated with respect it is due.
  • Tonia Tonia on Jul 23, 2015
    I like Sara's idea. Flags make excellent wall art. You can place it in a large DIY frame behind a sofa in a family room or on a hallway wall with family pictures.
  • Bev Deardurff Bev Deardurff on Jul 24, 2015
    Is her heritige Irish? My mother's grandfather imigrated from Tyrone, Ireland, northern, Protestant not Catholic, so Orange is "our" color instead of "Green". Do you know your geneology? If it is a real Irish flag, I wouldn't quilt it, but frame it or hang it on the wall. I'd find out how to keep it from fading or thinning. Archiving it correctly. It's been handed down to you and I would think that you would want to hand it down. My thoughts on your treasure.
  • B. Enne B. Enne on Jul 24, 2015
    You could donate it to an Irish Club or dancing school. I'm sure they would appreciate it.