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Civil War Reenactment -- Sewing Quilts - Visit to grab an amazing super hero shirt now on sale! Patchwork Quilting, Amische Quilts, Hand Quilting, Primitive Quilts, Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Bear Paw Quilt, Quilting Frames, Civil War Quilts

WV Civil War Sewing Quilt

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Pepper at the Quilt Studio: Hand Quilting in County Durham, England Old Quilts, Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Vintage Sewing, History Of Quilting, Whole Cloth Quilts, Quilting Frames, Machine Quilting, Old Photos

Hand Quilting in County Durham, England

I treasure this photograph. It was a gift--a wonderful black and white picture, c.1950, of a lady hand quilting. On the back in wavering pencil is written "Durham quilter." Durham is both a city and a county in northeast England and famous for its beautiful quilts. For more information, check out the book, North Country Quilts-Legend and Living Tradition, by British scholar Dorothy Osler. And when you go to Durham, don't miss the Beamish Museum's extensive collection of quilts…

Civil War Quilts: Accurate Quilting Frames for Civil War Re-enactors - Visit to grab an amazing super hero shirt now on sale! Old Quilts, Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Quilting Thread, Hand Quilting, History Of Quilting, Quilting Frames, Civil War Quilts, Thing 1

Accurate Quilting Frames for Civil War Re-enactors

A vignette from American Home Scenes in Harper's Weekly April 13, 1861 A reader wrote that she was interested in quilting on a frame at Civil War re-enactments. What kind of quilt frame would be authentic? "I have looked at pictures but it is hard to see how the frame itself is made. I want to be 'period' correct for the Civil War but I am not getting anywhere as to how the frame itself should be." Luckily for the historically-minded, quilt frames have not changed much in about 200 years…

Amish quilting party (well, they are actually mennonite). Sewing bees are a great social outing. Couettes Amish, Amish Country, Country Charm, Amische Quilts, Sampler Quilts, Amish Culture, Amish Community, We Are The World, Hand Quilting

Making Handicrafts Has Many Benefits to Your Body and Spirit - DIY Homer

Handicraft activities are interesting hobbies that work the brain and develop a number of skills that are essential for daily action. It has proved to be a great effect against stress and depression by raising the level of hormones that make us feel better and providing relief. Regular activities improve …

Amish Woman at Sewing Machine. I want an Amish quilt for my bed. Such beautiful work. Amische Quilts, Star Quilts, Sampler Quilts, Quilt Blocks, Quilting Projects, Quilting Designs, Sewing Projects, Amish Pie, Amish Culture

Interesting insights on the Amish

Many of us could point out an Amish person thanks to their iconic “farm style” fashion, or their ride of choice, the horse and buggy. But what else do we know about the Amish? Their secluded lifestyle has made their religion and culture somewhat of a mystery to most people, so let’s clear the air and dive into the fascinating details of these unique communities that have spread throughout America.

The perfect folk art puzzle with a barn, landscape and group of quilters makes this 500 piece jigsaw puzzle from Springbok a best seller! Illustrations, Illustration Art, Art Brut, House Quilts, Country Art, Autumn Art, Naive Art, Art Graphique, Folk Art

Official Store of Springbok Jigsaw Puzzles

The Official Springbok Jigsaw Puzzle Company Since 1963! America's Favorite Jigsaw Puzzle - Providing Puzzlers Stunning Images & Challenging Creations.

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Some Words from the Past

I found this poem on Pinterest and believe it was first published in 1932. Many of its sentiments ring true with me, I do hope my descendants are interested in keeping my quilts. READ MORE » This is the latest post over at my new blog Melody Matilda. Please pop on over to read the rest of the post. Love Melody

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Amish Women Quilting

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Edyta Sitar a maker of beautiful quilts . Laundry Basket Quilts so many books to pick from! Patch Quilt, Applique Quilts, Quilt Blocks, Sampler Quilts, Star Quilts, Scrappy Quilts, Quilting Tutorials, Quilting Designs, Laundry Basket Quilts

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La Vie En Rosie is about Miss Rosie's Quilt Co., quilting, fabric, cooking, Rosie - a Golden Retriever, and life.

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