Improved before it was even released, this book now has 205 pages showing over 1,000 color swatches to help you recognize, identify and date vintage American fabrics as used in quilts and clothing.
This pocket size book (5 1/2" X 8 1/2) book is priced at .47 (30% off ) Click on the title to order.
Some buying, selling and swapping is allowed, but our primary focus is on learning from each other by exchanging stories, research, tips and techniques.
We are a very open and sharing group composed of scholars, writers, teachers, collectors, quilt appraisers, restorers, librarians, museum curators, and other professionals.
The list open to everyone with an interest in the documentation and study of quilts, quilters, and quilting history.
General as well as such specific topics as quilt documentation projects, textile history, oral history projects, and quilter biographies are welcomed.There's something so satisfying about having a record of work practices at the click of a button.I did think I would outgrow blogging, but it hasn't happened yet and I doubt it will.Over 800 Historical Patterns from the College of the Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas.Carrie Hall, an early 20th-century Kansas quiltmaker, set out to preserve America's quiltmaking heritage by collecting every known patchwork pattern and piecing one cloth block for every pattern.