A lost Appalachian art: quilting. I still have several of the quilts that I helped my grandmother make as a young girl.

A lost Appalachian art: quilting. I still have several of the quilts that I helped my grandmother make as a young girl.

Scrap Jar Star Quilt Finish ! - Pleasant Home

Scrap Jar Star Quilt Finish ! (Pleasant Home)

Beautiful! The description card says, Crazy Quilt 1883-1893 - Silk, cotton, wool, and linen, pieced and embroidered with silk and cotton threads - Crazy quilts, which emerged after 1850, were usually composed of small, irregular-shaped fragments of silk, wool, and other fragments pieced together. The seams were then embroidered using a variety of stitches. They acquired the name crazy quilts because of the strong colors and busy, confusing nature of their designs, typi

Beautiful! The description card says, Crazy Quilt 1883-1893 - Silk, cotton, wool, and linen, pieced and embroidered with silk and cotton threads - Crazy quilts, which emerged after 1850, were usually composed of small, irregular-shaped fragments of silk, wool, and other fragments pieced together. The seams were then embroidered using a variety of stitches. They acquired the name crazy quilts because of the strong colors and busy, confusing nature of their designs, typi

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♡ I love that they did not muck with the edges. - Goes to a foreign site. Just for lookins here.

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