It began with a go to from Dawn ( click ), we had an awesome day together. I was lucky sufficient to see the attractive antique quilts (and numerous other antiques) she had brought together with her to The Netherlands from up close after which we spend a few hours in Delft, read all about it on her blog ( click ).
We wonder how women managed to do all they did on the farms and of their properties, still discovering time to make quilts for the consolation of their families. It’s fairly a beautiful heritage and hopefully quilt making will proceed to be passed down to future generations. It is easy to get caught up in having to use solely the ‘quilting fabrics’, however the reality is that there are lots of other materials you should utilize, which aren’t solely more diversified than the fabric out there at quilting stores, but are additionally cheaper, and may have a lot more character.
Hi mhatter – It is nice that you are preserving your mom’s quilts and conserving them in good situation. The quilt in the high picture is my husband’s nice grandmothers so I don’t take it out too often. …#QuiltofBelonging Read More