Another Treasure

My sister found this quilt for me at Good Will for $2!

I love it!

It is well worn and the fabrics span decades. I love this one block with the applique circle in the center. Looks like something I would do!

It has a very wide binding that seems to have been added at a later date.

I love the feedsack used on the back!

Well worn indigos.

60s-70s prints and solids.

A flannel sheet was used for batting.

I love that it is so well used and loved. Just charming!

Have a great day!

About katyquilts

I am a wife, mom of four amazing adult kids, and a former librarian. I love making everything from traditional quilts to art quilts. I am thankful to God my Father and Creator for the gift of creativity!
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7 Responses to Another Treasure

  1. Lorid @ Humble Quilts says:

    That quilt is super charming! Can’t go wrong with that price!!

  2. Judy P. says:

    Are you going to repair it?

  3. Tami Von Zalez says:

    Lucky lady, I am a hardcore thrifter and have yet to find a vintage quilt top. Def on my thrift shop bucket list.

  4. Bambi Pearson says:

    What a find!

  5. Sandi says:

    I love the picture of it all spread out. It’s lovely. Hugs,

  6. I always feel a bit sad when I see quilts in thrift shops, etc., but so glad when they end up in the caring hands of a quilter. This is a treasure, for sure!

  7. Kathy D. says:

    I love that the fabrics span several decades. Makes you wonder about the different hands that may have worked on this quilt over the years.

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