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Vintage Quilt Sundays

I’m so happy to be sharing this beautiful family heirloom quilt by Verna Rebecca Birchell today.¬† A high school friend, Heather Steadman Ashby, saw my Facebook call for beautiful quilts and/or beautiful stories, and sent me pictures of this quilt made by her Great Grandmother, which is in her possession (lucky girl!) Here is Heather’s […]

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Swim Bike Quilt

Welcome to Week 1 of Vintage Quilt Sunday. I have loved reading emails, seeing pictures, and hearing stories about vintage quilts that are important to you! Feel free to email me any time throughout the series if you would like to have your quilt featured here. This quilt belongs to a good friend, Tricia Martin, […]

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Grandmother's Quilts_A Vintage Quilt Series

I’m really excited about a new series I’m planning to host in 2014 called Vintage Quilt Sunday. I love vintage quilts–they appeal to both the quilter and the historian in me, and provide so much inspiration. I thought it would be fun to put together a series that highlighted quilts that you, your family members, […]

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It is no secret that I love vintage quilts–they speak to me. I’m sure if I had a bigger house I would have a collection. I loved that a handful of vintage quilts (from the collection of author and collector Roderick Kiracofe) hung in the quilt show at QuiltCon. ¬†Modern quilters can learn a lot […]

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