Category Archives: Vintage Quilts

Finish It Up Friday ~ Vintage Broken Dishes

I finished hand quilting this vintage Broken Dishes crib quilt top. This is the sixth top I have hand quilted this year. I love the way the back looks! I used a simple unbleached cotton muslin for the back. I … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday ~ Vintage Broken Dishes

Good thing this quilt is small as the quilting has been slow going. Here is a look at the back.  This doesn’t technically have a deadline, but my hand stitching time is about to become severely limited.  Remember these two … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Vintage Pyramids

I’m so excited to share this finish with you today! I purchased this vintage top on eBay quite a few years ago and I so enjoyed hand quilting it over the last couple months. Here’s a look at the back. … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday ~ Vintage Broken Dishes

Remember this vintage top? I was missing that one border and it needed it.  So I asked on IG if anyone had something that might work. A Good Samaritan answered my call all the way from Australia! She sent me … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday ~ Vintage Pyramids

The hand quilting on the vintage top is coming along nicely. It is fairly small, just 45 by 70 inches. I didn’t want to have to mark anything, so I decided to just quilt straight lines by eye. This means … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday ~ A New Project

I went digging through my vintage tops to find my next hand quilting project. I love this first one, even though it doesn’t lay quite flat and has some significant fading. I found this piece too. It would make a … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Indigo Crib Quilt 

As promised, here are the photos of my finished indigo crib quilt! This project had its beginnings in places unknown. The blocks were hand pieced and mighty wonky when  I found them in an Indiana antique shop some years ago. … Continue reading

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