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Labeling Our Quilts

Quilt labels are considered a very important part of quiltmaking in the late 20th century and the early years of the 21st century. Women (and men) who make quilts are important and our work is important. Our quilts will last a long time sometimes a lot longer than we thought when we made the quilt.

Many antique quilts were never signed or labeled in any way and that has caused much frustration to quilt collectors, antique dealers, and genealogy buffs. Also, a well labeled and documented quilt is less likely to be stolen. If a labeled quilt is stolen it is more likely to be recognized and recovered.

When you finish a quilt and finally have the last stitch on the binding it would be worth your time to at least simply...



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