The Soviets used many methods to spread their vision of communism: movies, art, science fiction novels . . . and even textile patterns. These gorgeous textiles, created in the 1920s, show how the communist ideal was woven into the fabric of everyday life in Russia during the early days of the Revolution.

Workers

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s

(via Koroleni)

Stars and Gears

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s

(via English Russia)

Peasant life, by Sergei Burylin

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s

(via Knit For Victory)

Locomotives

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s(via Present and Correct)

Marines

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s

(via Koroleni)

The Worker and the Crane

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s(via Knit For Victory)

Cotton Picking

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s

(via English Russia)

Tractor

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s

(via It's My Cake)

The 15th Anniversary of the USSR

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s

(via English Russia)

Propellers

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s

(via It's My Cake)

Collectivisation

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920sThese Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s

(via Koroleni)

Lightbulbs

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s

(via It's My Cake)

Mechanization

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s

(via English Russia)

8th March – International Women's Day

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s(via English Russia)

Flowers and planes

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s

(via Flavorwire)

Pioneers

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s(via English Russia)

Factories and Gears

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s

(via Koroleni)

Progress

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s

(via English Russia)

Industry

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s(via English Russia)

Airplanes

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s(via Speechless Clothes)

Hammer and Sickle

These Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920sThese Soviet Textiles Are Actually Propaganda Tools From The 1920s(via English Russia and Pattern: Textile and Beyond)