Saturday, May 27, 2023
Star With a Southern Spin
Sifting through my files of pictures from online auctions. What about this? It's not in my Encyclopedia of Pieced Quilt Patterns. But...
Monday, May 22, 2023
Interesting Solutions to Common Design Problems
Certain patterns must be adjusted in some fashion to fit a format with 90 degree corners. The half-block might have been a more practical ...
Wednesday, May 17, 2023
Regional Clue---Run-on Corners
Quilt from about 1900. Note the multiple strip borders, 3 on one side, 1 on 2 sides, and none on the last side. Many style characteristi...
Friday, May 12, 2023
Kentucky River Rose Pattern
One of my favorite patterns is this fruit full of dots---a pomegranate or pineapple. This one from a quilt in the DAR Museum attributed to...
Saturday, May 6, 2023
Where'd You Get That Quilt?
https://kyhistory.pastperfectonline.com/webobject/807A4FBE-C466-40C2-BB9A-903684532441 "Bought it on an Ohio Riverboat west of Louisvil...
Monday, May 1, 2023
Being a fan of the Royals (both baseball team and British monarchs) I am excited to see the coronation of Charles III this week. I do reme...
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