Quilts In America by Patsy Orlofsky

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Published by Abbeville Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Quiltmaking,
  • Textiles & Costume,
  • Crafts & Hobbies,
  • Antiques / Collectibles,
  • Hobbies/Crafts,
  • Americana,
  • Quilts & Quilting

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8153951M
ISBN 100789208571
ISBN 109780789208576

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To celebrate the 20th anniversary of his hugely successful series of patchwork and quilting books, Kaffe has gone back to his American roots. To celebrate the 20th anniversary of his highly successful series of patchwork and quilting books, Kaffe Fassett has returned to his American roots. Using the collection of American vintage quilts in Britain's American Museum in Bath as his inspiration, Kaffe has chosen 18 different quilts as the basis for his 20 new designs in this book.

During the s and s interest in our heritage grew. As people explored their past, quilting in America was revived and has blossomed into a creative art form that challenges quilters to explore new ways to express themselves with fabric, texture, color, and pattern.

Quilts In America is a needlecraft treasury spanning nearly three hundred years of quilt history, techniques, patterns, and styles since America's colonial roots. Black-and-white and color plates illustrate a wide variety of historic quilts, while chapters discuss the evolution of quilts as both a practical craft and as folk by: Shop Wayfair for the best quilts made in usa.

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