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How to crochet two rows at a timeIn this clear tutorial you will learn to crochet two rows of double crochets at the same time. Crocheting two rows at the same time speeds up the Hand Embroidery Patterns Flowers, Hand Embroidery Art, Hand Embroidery Videos, Embroidery Stitches Tutorial, Creative Embroidery, Simple Embroidery, Learn Embroidery, Ribbon Embroidery, Diy Bordados
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SC quilt, c. ocean waves w/ watermelon print SC quilt, c. ocean waves w/ watermelon SC quilt, c. ocean waves w/ watermelon print Quilts Vintage, Old Quilts, Antique Quilts, Scrappy Quilts, Primitive Quilts, Quilting Projects, Quilting Designs, Textiles, Triangles

583: SC quilt, c. 1890, ocean waves w/ watermelon print - Oct 06, 2012 | Case Antiques, Inc. Auctions & Appraisals in TN

Hand stitched pieced quilt, ocean waves pattern with watermelon (black dot on red ground) printed fabric. Black and w... on Oct 06, 2012

Ruth Finley gave the pattern the name Railroad Crossing in 1929 in her book Old Patchwork Quilts. Here's a tattered version from about Finley also pictured a nine-patch variation she called Underground Railroad in that book. Old Quilts, Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Amish Quilts, Vintage Diy, Vintage Sewing, Patch Quilt, Quilt Blocks, Civil War Quilts

21 Underground Railroad

Railroad by Becky Brown Railroad can symbolize the end of the Underground Railroad, a change in the strategy of escape from slavery. At the end of May, 1861, Union General Benjamin Butler refused to return three escaped slaves to a Confederate officer, disobeying the Federal law known as the Fugitive Slave Act, which dictated that runaways must be returned to their owners. Because Virginia was at war with the United States, Butler confiscated the slaves, declaring them contraband of war…

Pieced cotton "New York Beauty" variant quilt, late century ref: skinner auctions Old Quilts, Antique Quilts, Scrappy Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Primitive Quilts, Quilting Projects, Quilting Designs, New York Beauty, Quilt Modernen

Pieced Cotton "New York Beauty" Variant Quilt | Sale Number 2886M, Lot Number 100 | Skinner Auctioneers

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Rocky Mountain Road quilt, c. 1875 I love this color combination. The pattern looks a little difficult. Old Quilts, Amish Quilts, Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Textiles, New York Beauty, Yellow Quilts, Traditional Quilts, Hand Quilting

Afternoon in Philomath

The Benton County Historical Museum, Philomath, Oregon Yesterday I spent the afternoon at the Benton County Historical Museum, meeting with the staff and discussing ideas for my show at the museum next year. I will be showing a big group of New York Beauties. It will be my first show, and it will be the first time the museum has a show from one private collection. Rocky Mountain Road, c. 1880 Since 1951, the Benton County Historical Society has been preserving artifacts, photographs, and…

The Quilt Index: Simmons, Sarah Ann Carpenter Old Quilts, Amish Quilts, Antique Quilts, Scrappy Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Gees Bend Quilts, Sarah Ann, Wedding Ring Quilt, Textiles

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From the Tokyo Quilt Festival -- an interesting and different quilt. All the little dots on this quilt are actually appliquéd onto the quilt. A massive amount of work! Quilt Festival, Quilting Designs, Quilting Projects, Asian Quilts, Kaleidoscope Quilt, Textile Pattern Design, Traditional Quilts, Quilt Stitching, Scrappy Quilts

Tokyo Quilt Festival

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New York Beauty quilt by Patty Mayer 2010 Lakeview Quilters Guild Circle Quilts, Star Quilts, Scrappy Quilts, Quilt Blocks, Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, International Quilt Festival, New York Beauty, Quilt Modernen

The Best Bit, the Quilts

I've been trying to get time to post for you about the quilts in the Houston show ever since I got back! Unfortunately this is a post that takes some time as I want to label them all properly and...

Kaleidoscope Patchwork Quilt inspiration from Urban Outfitters

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Rising Star Variation quilt by Elsey A. Halstead New York State. This extraordinary Rising Star Variation quilt, recently gifted to the museum by a descendant of the quilt maker, was discovered during the museum’s New York Quilt Project,. Old Quilts, Antique Quilts, Star Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Victorian Quilts, Quilting Projects, Quilting Designs, Art Quilting, Quilting Ideas

An Important Archive of New York Quilt History Is Being Digitized

The American Folk Art Museum is digitizing the New York Quilt Project, an archive of over 6,000 quilts and their histories.

Antique New York Beauty Hand Stitched Quilt Soft Thin Great Colors Old Quilts, Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Amish Quilts, New York Beauty, Straight Line Quilting, Red And White Quilts, American Quilt, Quilt Modernen

New York Beauty: Evidence of a Pattern Name

Mid 19th-century quilt sold by Bonham's Auctions In the last post I wrote about the consensus among quilt pattern historians that the name New York Beauty was a commercial pattern name originating with the Mountain Mist company in the early 1930s, rather than the vernacular name given it by the quilters who actually stitched the design in the 19th century. And our surprise to hear from Vicki Betts that she'd found an 1854 reference to New York Beauty in a woman's diary. By putting in she…

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Tokyo Quilt Festival

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New York Beauty Quilts – Finding Inspiration in our Past – See How We Sew Old Quilts, Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Scrappy Quilts, Quilting Fabric, New York Beauty, Mariners Compass, Quilt Modernen, Textiles

Bill Volckening's New York Beauty Show

Pictures from the exhibition, Collection New York Beauty Quilts: Bill Vockening's Passion at the San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles, San Jose, CA 2013. Blogged here: onthedesignwall.blogspot.com/2013/11/bill-volkenings-quil...

New York Beauty with Nine Patch Cornerstones, c. 1940 Each year, the American Quilt Study Group has a Seminar. The Seminar brings quilt e. Antique Quilts, Vintage Quilts, New York Beauty, Mariners Compass, Civil War Quilts, American Quilt, Textures And Tones, Pattern And Decoration, Crochet Amigurumi

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Hexagon Flowers, c. 1970 Happy New Year! It's the time of year to reflect on the past and look toward the future, and the future looks bright! I know it's been a rough year for a lot of people, and I almost feel guilty saying how good a year it was for me, but I think I earned it. 1970s Polyester Bowties On the heels of the Small Wonders, Timeless Quilts, and Beauty Secrets exhibits, I'm working on an exhibit of 1970s quilts to be displayed here in Portland in 2013. I expect this exhibit to…