Cindy's Antique Quilts Cindy's Antique Quilts welcomes you and offers a wide selection of quality Antique Quilts, quilt tops , blocks and vintage feedsacks .They also offer vintage Beacon Indian camp blankets including vintage Pendleton blankets.Although this movement began at the end of the 19th century it was not until the early 20th century that this movement triggered a corresponding Colonial Revival in quilting.
He believed this should be carried out in all home dcor and admired the "bold and simple" lines of traditional patchwork.
Many antique quilt collectors think of themselves as caretakers of historical documents, made at the hands of the needlework sisterhood before them.
Their quilts speak to them and tell their story through clues in the style, fabric, pattern, quilt stitches and sometimes stitched or inked words, names, cities or dates.
Explore the history of quilts and the women who created them through links to pictures and brief articles.
Very good for beginning quilt history enthusiasts, as well as classroom study. Written by Anne Johnson Northern Comfort: New England's Early Quilts An online exhibit of Old Sturbridge Village's quilt collection with informative text about the start of textile history in America and early quilts.