The backing is a cotton Please call or email. Professionally hand washed by Betsey. WOW!...This quilt has to be one of the most graphically exciting wool It would go with almost any color you can name. with blue chimneys. Hand quilting, which appears to have been done at a later time, is done throughout in a 2 ½ inch crosshatch pattern using black thread including the 4 ¼ inch wide solid black border. The backing is white and the ½” binding is treadle machine topstitched in the same red fabric as used on the front. ready to go. Quilting was a woman’s mark of excellence and this piece surpasses The binding is gray silk velvet, and the backing is a lovely 1880´s mauve print. The fabric used in this quilt is early New England homespun. Naturally, when hung or on a bed you won’t see the backing at all. My quilt patterns always include step-by-step instructions and illustrations that show you just how easy it is to make a quilt. Professionally hand washed by Betsey. This early quilt is a statement of affluence and good taste. This antique textile is also completely hand pieced and quilted which adds another dimension of excellence to a beautifully executed quilt. A wonderful antique quilt that has been used but lovingly cared for and in excellent condition. This doll quilt has a very rare piece of apx 1-3/8” George Washington Commemorative fabric. My feeling is that this quilt was made near the ocean as it was embellished with anchors and fish. Now ready to be sent to you for your in-home approval. in regards to the quilting worked here. What a stunning quilt in rich shades of chocolate brown and cheddar yellow, with a delightful pop of early double pink! Crowning this quilt is a border, in a rich Patterns in magazines and newspaper or even for sale were not common until the last half of the 19th century. The way light plays across the surface of antique silk velvet is truly amazing, and next to impossible to convey through two dimensional photographs. The backing of this quilt is a very, very early block print brown fabric which can be viewed on the closeup. Large and graphic feather appliques dominate the center of the design. You will see a vine border on two sides, and the other 2 sides do not have the border. Surrounding the central design are seven borders; multiple sawtooth edges alternating with solid bars. Fans are arranged in an almost ‘snail trail´ pattern which adds movement for the eye and injects a sense of fun to an already beautiful quilt. Within the large star is a smaller 5 inch in diameter white star hand appliqued in tiny stitches. many of the centers of the pinwheels are actually miniature Crazy Quilts. These two fabrics have created a sophisticated and graphic piece of sleeves on for hanging purpose. The complete outside border measures apx Each 7 ¾ hand pieced and hand appliqued block alternates with a solid white joining block. Found in Pennsylvania, this quilt, measuring 85" x 85 ", is now on the market for $2,900. The inner border has wave quilting. Hand quilted in an overall clamshell pattern. Professionally hand washed by Betsey it is in excellent used and lovingly cared for condition. The Straight Furrows pattern originally came to us If you are looking for the sought after gray color used in decorating today this quilt is A mourning quilt was literally made to grieve over the They include 3D ribbon work, gold metallic thread embellishment around the border and silk chenille work. She seems to have loved quilting Please see the photo. Used in the creation of this quilt is a large variety of wool and wool challis from the C.1870's to the C 1890's. This stunning quilt is ready to be viewed in your home. Rich toned mohair that is soft and cuddly makes for a wonderful lap robe and would be perfect as a throw on a sofa or bed to bring a spot of warmth and cheer to a room. In perfect unused condition, organically hand washed and ready for viewing at home for your approval. Please call for the availability or any questions. The backing is white cotton. Remember, our quilts are always sent on approval. A client purchased this quilt from me,20 years ago. Holmes, the serial killer who exploited the fair to find his victims. Chrome orange is a very hard to find color in a perfect antique quilt. These were the fabrics of the elite and wealthy. A wonderful quilt for a bed, a throw or to hang on the wall for a graphic statement. See more ideas about quilts, antique quilts, vintage quilts. The back is a All diamonds have 2-1/2” sides, triangles 1-3/4 x 1-3/4 x 2-1/2" This quilt would be great for a queen size bed, the top of a king size bed or on the wall. York, Maine 03909, Contact Us: 207-363-6800 | 130 York St York, ME 03909, For orders or questions Phone: 1-207-363-6800 Mail - 130 York Street York, Maine 03909, African American / Gee's Bend Style Quilts. Each piece has embellishment stitching on the seams in a multitude of softly hued silk flosses. The streak of The pieces are joined with 1-3/4" sashing. A wonderful palette of reds, blues, russet, greens, browns, and ecru forms the ground of this great folk art piece. The diamonds in the stars have 2 inch sides. A fabulous added bonus is the very unusual baseball conversation print fabrics included among the indigoes, shirtings, reds, browns and double pinks. less than 5/8 inch square. Much later the blocks were Created in Pennsylvania with wools of very different weaves adds to the interest of this quilt. The binding frames this quilt perfectly. The turkey red calico fabric dates back to apx 1780-1815 and was one of the most expensive fabrics to purchase. This bassinet quilt, while made for a child, is an exact copy of an adults quilt. The backing of each block is a much earlier homewoven fabric. Each open area has a center focal point of a LaMoyne Star design...an eight pointed star... This truly amazing early linsey woolsey quilt has been vegetable dyed in a burgundy wine color not found in the northeast US. The blocks measure 7” square with 3-1/4” The sashings The hand applied 3/8" binding is the same chrome yellow calico cotton. Even though we can consider this quilt partially a scrap bag Even though named a Center Square, it is not actually square in formation or size. In unused condition, ready for your home. liquor. prominent color on this quilt! Spring is here, and a new season of baseball beckons! Some of the technologies we use are necessary for critical functions like security and site integrity, account authentication, security and privacy preferences, internal site usage and maintenance data, and to make the site work correctly for browsing and transactions. and Broken Dishes, creates what could be called a Snowball pattern. Joining blocks Created before the sewing machine, all work was lovingly executed by hand. A wonderful, warm and cozy antique quilt that has been used but lovingly cared for and is in excellent condition. with opposite sides quilted in the same direction. This quilt has a 7/8 inch applied binding. This fabulous Turkey red calico and white quilt was made by a very skilled needlewoman. The logs used for rich cobalt blue, and the green calico is just absolutely gorgeous. It is all hand pieced and hand quilted in fine, tiny stitches. Organically hand washed and now ready to be sent for your viewing and You also have, on this quilt, mattar dyed prints plus a huge array of early fabrics. We These quilts are very rare, very hard to find, and this one is 100% authentic as is everything This diminutive doll's quilt is completely hand sewn. calico fabric used in the construction of this very graphic quilt. Jewel tones shine like only high quality silk can and this rainbow of colors is arranged to give maximum effect. One ribbon includes a When quilts and spreads and half dark fabric. Each hexagon measures 1 ¾ inches across, and has been hand outline quilted. The binding is a pillowcase binding with turkey tracks all the way around. Exquisite 1800s Crazy Quilt in velvets,silks, with plaid silk set blocks. Please contact us if you´d like to see this quilt in your home on approval. the sashing between the blocks measuring 6”. This quilt already has sleeves sewn on the back in case you would like to hang it as art on a wall. The backing is a cozy flannel windowpane plaid in brown, green, blue and yellow. It is possible that this little piece is civil war era. This graphically sophisticated broken touching stars quilt was created Just two fabrics were used: a red and dark pink pattern, and solid white. The over-dyed green calico used in the border is the same used throughout the quilt. See detail image. 400 Years of Collage held at The Scottish National Gallery of This quilt already has sleeves sewn on the back in case you would like to hang it as art on a wall. Originating in England, it was brought to America with late 18th century and early 19th century English women. A fabulous, graphic quilt in a diminutive size with a lovely, positive energy. are beautifully quilted with medallion flowers, vines and wreaths. The date of 1891 is embroidered in two places. The fabrics used in making this child’s quilt are from the very early 1800s with one fabric possibly from the 1700s. I cannot find any other quilt like it. This quilt can be used either for your bed, or as a stunning wall hanging. 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Organically hand washed and ready to be sent on your approval. totally unique. is definitely from Pennsylvania. I am not sure if this was purchased from England or if it was spun by the family. Central to the quilt's design is a block of uniform bricks around which the other fantastical shapes and elements flow. Now you may hang your quilt in a curatorially correct manner. This graphic quilt will fit perfectly on The irregularity of some of the pieces and stitching along with the rough English piecing are the clues to the age of the girl making this quilt. Quilt lovers, get ready to be inspired! is all wool. triangles..one white and one blue..the name of the pattern would be can do. I believe that this quilt may have been made at a later This wonderful dated 1846 North Carolina Lily Appliqued Quilt is signed and dated by the maker, Melinda Gurney. This lowers the price, The binding is The backing is the same white cotton used on the front with a 3/8" applied binding in solid teal green. center, as always, signifies the hearth...the center of the home. The diamonds on point in this row are also from early homespun linsey. Entirely hand pieced and hand quilted in outlines, diagonal lines and daisy medallions. white fabric. All work is completely executed by hand as this quilt was created before the sewing machine was in use. the quilt will just look haphazard, but this one is stunning! Madison Manor - 27 inch Remnant . Having two "sleeves", bed, having undoubtedly been made for an early high bed. These fragments are from an 18th century Broderie Perse quilt. Most Victorian men smoked cigars and as a result Victorian women could in the 1880’s with older indigo fabric. This incredible bed covering was made 30 years Now organically washed, this unused quilt is ready to be sent for This silk velvet log cabin has a specific way to hang because the top of the quilt is without a border. This starburst Complete original condition and ready to use. This quilt fragment is reminiscent of the Hawaiian quilts, but design work of these early nineteenth century textile artists. There are 20 of these very sophisticated Quilter's Soap of the Month - January/Winter Wakeup Free Block posted every Friday! I believe this quilt was made for a man because of the wide black borders, the black fabric being men’s clothing. Regular Price: $8.99 . The 3 1/2" outer border in an over dyed green calico has corner blocks in a great madder dyed plaid. This diminutive quilt is backed with a lovely burgundy and white floral sprigs print (see detail image) and has a 3/8 inch applied black wool challis binding. 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