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The popular perception of a Welsh Quilt is one that is graphic in style with simple shapes and usually made of plain or slightly patterned . Old Quilts, Antique Quilts, Scrappy Quilts, Small Quilts, Mini Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Crib Quilts, Sampler Quilts, Vintage Textiles

Yes, this is a Welsh Quilt!

The popular perception of a Welsh Quilt is one that is graphic in style with simple shapes and usually made of plain or slightly patterned woollen fabrics - something like the quilts in the header of this blog. However, this is only part of the story as many Welsh quilts were also made of fabrics generally available throughout 19th century Britain. Something like this quilt which looks like a typical British medallion, not very well planned at that - I first saw it in a display of British…

Four Patch Doll Quilt: Circa Pennsylvania Old Quilts, Scrappy Quilts, Small Quilts, Mini Quilts, Baby Quilts, Crib Quilts, Antique Crib, Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts

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Four Patch Doll Quilt: Circa 1850; Pennsylvania

Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts Old Quilts, Strip Quilts, Antique Quilts, Barn Quilts, Small Quilts, Mini Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Antique Crib, Primitive Quilts

Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts

Tumbling Blocks/Stars Doll Quilt: Circa 1880; Pennsylvania ~ This Six Point Stars doll quilt uses half stars in the corners to create an additional pattern of Tumbling Blocks. The quilt is in pristine, unwashed condition with a nice selection of fabrics. Measurements are 17" x 23 1/2". Pennsylvania origin; circa 1880's.

Fun with Barb: Fun For Friday - lucy, doll quilts, and houses, oh my! Old Quilts, Antique Quilts, Small Quilts, Easy Quilts, Mini Quilts, Crib Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Nine Patch, Antique Dolls

Doll Quilt Tryst

Did you ever just want to take a little break from your work a day quilting life? Well, last week I did. I made 3 little quilts. This first doll quilt I'm calling "Butterscotch Beauty". It's very simple, but I added the elegant urn fabric to make it more of what I call an "elevated doll quilt". I machine quilted it in a one direction, double then single line pattern. Here is the back - sorry for the weird shadow effect and the crooked hanging job. This one is made from leftovers given me by…

Highly Pieced Center Medallion Quilt For Sale at Batik Quilts, Old Quilts, Antique Quilts, Mini Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Victorian Quilts, Scrappy Quilts, Vintage Fabrics, History Of Quilting

Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts

Highly Pieced Center Medallion Quilt: Circa 1870's; Pennsylvania

Detail of the Sundial Coverlet V. Old Quilts, Antique Quilts, Star Quilts, Vintage Textiles, Vintage Quilts, Quilting Projects, Quilting Designs, Patchwork Designs, History Of Textile

Patchwork Quilt | Unknown | V&A Explore The Collections

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late c - 71 x 92 (twin to queen) - Excellent Wool Quilts, Cotton Quilts, Children's Quilts, Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Crazy Quilt Blocks, Patch Quilt, Whole Cloth Quilts, Traditional Quilts

FOUR PATCH DIAMOND WOOL CHALLIS ANTIQUE QUILT

FOUR PATCH DIAMOND WOOL CHALLIS ANTIQUE QUILT

Lady of the Lake quilt, circa Wisconsin Museum of Quilts and Fiber Arts. "The key to a great scrap quilt pattern is to have a constant to control the chaos and provide a place to rest one's eyes. Orange Quilt, Yellow Quilts, Colorful Quilts, Old Quilts, Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Amish Quilts, Scrap Quilt Patterns, Half Square Triangle Quilts

Summer Quilt Shows 2012: Antique Quilts

Get Uncle Wiggily to check the air in the tires because it's time for a road trip. Here's a list of summer quilt exhibits in the U.S. California, Folsom Then and Now. Folsom History Museum. Through September 2nd. The 32nd annual antique quilt show and vintage clothing exhibit will showcase quilts in antique to traditional patterns and their contemporary interpretations. The accompanying clothing display will be drawn from the museum's collection of men's styles…

Frame quilt, 1890-1910, made from different colored cottons.  It contains a four star central motif in red which is followed out in red diagonal squares that form a large X over the surface of the quilt. Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Quilting Ideas, Quilt Patterns, Medallion Quilt, Pink Quilts, Row By Row, Patchwork Designs, Quilt Making

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Frame quilt, 1890-1910, made from different colored cottons. It contains a four star central motif in red which is followed out in red diagonal squares that form a large X over the surface of the quilt.

An early/mid century English block printed cotton patchwork quilt Victorian Quilts, Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Century Textiles, Civil War Quilts, Medallion Quilt, Old Quilts, Fabric Birds, Textile Prints

An early/mid 19th century English block printed cotton patchwork quilt

An early/mid 19th century English block printed cotton patchwork quilt

 Augusta Auctions accepts consignments of historic clothing and textiles from museums, estates and individuals. Clothing And Textile, Antique Clothing, Historical Clothing, Fabric Design, Pattern Design, Victorian Costume, Costume Collection, Fabric Covered Button, Quilt Bedding

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BROWN & PURPLE STRIPED DRESS, LATE 1830s November, 2007 -Tasha Tudor Historic Costume Collection New Hope, PA Cream cotton roller printed with alternating tan and white vertical stripes, and white stripes with red, purple and dark purple geometric florals, collarless scoop neckline, center front opening, full sleeves pleated and banded down at shoulder, single fabric covered button at wrist, 1.5" inset waistband, full gathered skirt, muslin and linen bodice lining and hem facingAugusta…

Meg Cox at the War and Pieced Exhibition at the American Folk Art Museum. Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Textile Patterns, Textile Art, Geometric Quilt, The Quilt Show, Medallion Quilt, Colonial, Antique Tools

Blog Archive » Quilts made by men at war to go on display

wow, colonial soldier’s intricately pieced quilt c.1890, >25,000 tiny tumbling blocks, hexagons, & diamonds, constructed using heavy woollens from military uniforms, with metallic thread & sequins; hand-embroidered & hand-embellished, from the history blog site