Civil War Sampler Quilt. I like the red, white and blue blocks in the center. Pretty. Ideas for farmer's wife blocks (eventually).

This quilt of individually quilted and bound blocks (aka Potholder quilts) is attributed to the Civil War years, made for a Soldier's Aid Society---in the collection of the New England Quilt Museum.

Sewing & Quilt Gallery: Falling Stars

Falling Stars quilt, Beautiful Machine quilting by Margretgunn LOVE how the quilting creates motion I love the soft colors and the random placement of the stars.

I am loving this quilt.  While it is taking longer than I thought, (don't they always take longer than we think they will?) I  am enjoying e...

Threads on the floor: Star quilt progress

Detail of Four & Twenty Blackbirds, design by Geannine Ott

I love the birds, black, red, and greensas well as multiple patters going on in this quilt! love the piano keys treatment in the applique border .