Explore the history of quilts and the women who created them through links to pictures and brief articles.
Cuesta Benberry, eminent quilt historian and kit quilt authority, said in 1975 kit quilts made from precut or prestamped kits were one of the most controversial subjects in the quilt world of that time period.
A noted quilt author compared pre-cut kit quilts to paint by number art kits.
Bringing vintage lace, linens, and textiles into everyday life.
Material Pleasures Vintage linens and textiles, buttons, quilt tops and blocks, purchased at New Jersey region auctions by owner enthusiast Dana Balsamo. an artist's expression in fabric is Rose Hughes, a southern California Quilt Artist, Teacher, Lecturer, Author.
They stated quilt scholars were not aware until relatively recently just how many surviving Depression-era quilts were made from kits.
I love kit quilts and my opinion on kit quilts comes from being a collector of kit quilts starting with the crib quilts in 1999 and in 2006 when I started collecting cross-stitch quilts which most were made from kits, I look at each quilt individually and I’m not judging it with another quilt.
Most helpful are the tables that detail Brand Names, Finishes, Mills, and Widths.
This book is a necessary addition to the library of all fabric collectors, antique textile professionals, and those interested in textile history in general.
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