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  1. another old quilt

    by , 12-26-2013 at 01:45 AM
    This quilt was my grandmothers not sure of its history but I have always liked it. It has a couple places that need repair but still is a nice quilt.


    tulip quilt


    I always liked the back for some reason

    Updated 12-26-2013 at 01:52 AM by persistent

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  2. Nice old quilt?

    by , 12-24-2013 at 10:09 AM
    I was given this quilt http://prntscr.com/2dnadz
    It's suppose to be 100 yrs old then looked close at the right angle and light http://prntscr.com/2dnaoj
    tell me what you think

    Updated 12-24-2013 at 11:17 AM by persistent

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  3. 1930s Friendship Quilt Blocks

    by , 02-03-2013 at 01:36 PM
    I have 14 quilt blocks with the name of the quilter embroidered on it. Based on research through Ancestry.com, I think the blocks were made between 1935 and 1945 by ladies living in a rural town called Hygiene, Colorado (near Boulder). Most blocks were hand sewn while a few were sewn by machine. I would appreciate any advice on how to turn the blocks into the friendship quilt it should be. I'm fairly sure most of the designs use feed/flour sack material with muslin backgrounds. Some pieces need ...
  4. Vintage Domestic Sewing Machine, Model 801

    by , 11-26-2011 at 06:06 PM (annthreecats ~~~my blissful crafting journey~~~)
    I lifted the head of the sewing machine out of the cabinet and found the model number and serial number for the machine. This is the machine my DD inherited from her Grandmother. DD did not have anywhere to store it so I told her I would keep it at my house for her. It's a lovely machine and seems to run great. Tomorrow I will give her a good wipe down (she's quite dusty and grimy) and see how well she stitches. DD named her after her grandmother, Carolina. I'll post a picture in my sewing ...

    Updated 11-27-2011 at 07:54 AM by annthreecats

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  5. Vintage Sewing Machine Links

    by , 11-01-2011 at 02:28 PM (All Things Lovely)
    Vintage Machine Attachments http://www.quiltingboard.com/t-139458-1.htm
    Vintage Sewing Machine Shop http://www.quiltingboard.com/t-43881-1.htm
    Quilts Made with Vintage Machines http://www.quiltingboard.com/t-134918-1.htm
    Pics of Vintage Machines http://www.quiltingboard.com/t-130994-1.htm
    Featherweight Club http://www.quiltingboard.com/t-124727-1.htm
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