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Posts Tagged ‘US Civil War’

The War of the States – Quilts & Fabrics

The War of the States – Quilts & Fabrics

Quiltmaking was wildly popular during the US Civil War (1861-1865.) However, most of the quilts crafted during this period were not made for the use of the quiltmaker but as contributions to the soldiers in the field and those wounded in hospitals. The Sanitary Commission, [Read More]

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Free Pattern: Blane’s Plane Block

Free Pattern: Blane’s Plane Block

Inspired by the 1933 Aunt Martha pattern, this 9″ vintage airplane block shows off old-time charm with simplified [Read More]

Wee Quilts for Wee Folk: No Ordinary Quilts!

Wee Quilts for Wee Folk: No Ordinary Quilts!

July 13, 2015 Leah Perri for the Winona Daily News Winona, Wisconsin Stitches in time teach more than nine: Fountain [Read More]

Find Groups Galore at MQP

Find Groups Galore at MQP

My Quilt Place is an online community of quilters who gather to share knowledge, ideas, photos, and fun! There’s a [Read More]

Free Video Tutorial: Pillow Secret from Bonnie Browning

Free Video Tutorial: Pillow Secret from Bonnie Browning

Bonnie Browning shows how to make a decorative pillow to fit any pillow form with no zipper. What’s different? She [Read More]

Things are Buzzing at The Bee!

Things are Buzzing at The Bee!

These days, with electronic designing, rotary cutting, and machine quilting, our favorite projects are often done [Read More]

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