True Blue Quilts

Author: Annette Plog
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 9781617453410
Size: 11.69 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Turn something old into something new... with all things blue! The blue-and-white quilt is one of the most desired antiques, and many can still be found in good condition. Preserve and honor history with 15 traditional blue-quilt patterns made from reproduction fabrics. Discover the progression of blue quilts through the Civil War years, from the first indigo fabrics to synthetic dyes. Create heirlooms from traditional blocks with this valuable book of pieced quilts for beginners.

Pioneer Quilts

Author: Lori Lee Triplett
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 9781617454660
Size: 20.35 MB
Format: PDF
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Join fictional character Esther Heinzmann as she narrates the journey through authentic, pioneer-era creations from the Poos Collection—each featured in full color on a 2-page spread. Ideal for traditional quilters and quilt history buffs, this robust offering of 30 antique quilts also includes 5 quilt projects that readers can recreate at home. Offering access to the authors’ privately held family collection, this book gives an in-depth look at the importance of quilts to the pioneer life. As you view the quilts, you'll also read accounts of the Great Migration, including information on preparation for the long journey and a depiction of real life on the prairie.

The Big Book Of Civil War Quilts

Author: That Patchwork Place
Publisher: Martingale
ISBN: 9781604688863
Size: 17.17 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Explore the patchwork style and scrappy flair of 58 history-rich quilts inspired by patterns and fabrics from the 1800s. Showcase the traditional color combinations of reproduction fabrics and popular Civil War-era blocks that quilters love in patterns for mini-quilts, lap quilts, and large bed-size projects. Use your favorite reproduction fabrics--including scraps and precuts--in quilts ranging from simple to intricate, all created by expert designers.

A Path To The Civil War

Author: Sarah Maxwell
Publisher: C&t Publishing / Kansas City Star Quilts
ISBN: 193536250X
Size: 10.63 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Dolores Smith and Sarah Maxwell of Homestead Hearth recreate a mid1800s antique sampler quilt. Pieced over a long period of time, Aurelia worked on this project for many years as she witnessed a country heading toward war with itself. This book shows you stepbystep how you can recreate this 44block sampler treasure.

Preserving History

Author: Julie Hendricksen
Publisher: Martingale
ISBN: 9781604688047
Size: 11.75 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Discover how to reproduce the time-honored treasures of the past with authenticity and ease. Create your own versions of antique designs from a stunning collection of history-rich quilts spanning the late 1800s through the 1930s. Get the historic look you love with detailed instructions for constructing your reproduction from start to finish, with a special focus on the types of quilting designs popular through the years. Use your modern quilting tools and skills to re-create antique quilts for daily use or display An essential resource, brimming with possibilities for antique-quilt lovers Close-up photos and detailed construction tips make it easy to understand how antique quilts were finished

Civil War Legacies Iii

Author: Carol Hopkins
Publisher: Martingale
ISBN: 9781604687491
Size: 10.33 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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If you can't get enough of reproduction fabrics, you'll want this book! Immerse yourself in a bygone era and create your own piece of Americana. Featuring simple pieced blocks, these gorgeous quilts showcase Carol Hopkins' talent for selecting reproduction fabrics to create quilts reminiscent of antique treasures. Choose from 16 quilt patterns ideally suited for your smallest scraps Close-up photos bring the details into crystal-clear focus Enjoy patterns that are perfect for wall hangings, table toppers, doll beds, and special gifts

Minick And Simpson Blue And White

Author: Polly Minick
Publisher: That Patchwork Place
ISBN: 1604688688
Size: 10.81 MB
Format: PDF
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Quiltmaker Laurie Simpson and rug hooker Polly Minick share a collection of traditional and scrappy quilts and primitive and patriotic floor coverings, all in blue and white.