Civil War Quilts

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I love this block. . . maybe it's just the color scheme, but I double heart it!

Farmer's Wife: Autumn Tints

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Zig zag quilt top using triangles, love it!.

On Chevron Quilts

Today I was thinking about quilts. I have a shopping bag full of fabric remnants I got for free all in dark blues that I would love to piece together. I've made three quilts in my life, and only one of those from start to finish. The first was for my brother, a quillow. a lap quilt that gets folded into a pocket and turns into a pillow, that my mother and I pieced using simple rectangles and then I quilted using straight lines on our home sewing machine. The second was a hand pieced quilt my…

Fun string blocks - good tutorial

String Blocks Tutorial

As a result of cutting lots of 2 1/2" strips, I've accumulated lots of "strings" along the way. You know -- those narrow little pieces tha...

Love this scrappy quilt - easy 9 patch 1/2 squares and the peaky & spike block to give the points

Scrappy Quilt show - Right Here!! :) - Page 151

Oh QE, Every time I see your FWS quilt, I fall in love w/it all over again.

clmt quilter: Civil War Love Letters Quilt blocks

Civil War Love Letters Quilt blocks

A Better Correspondent Sweet & Gentle Disposition Numerous Excuses Another Prison The Strongest Emotions Brighter Future Long-Promised Photograph No Letters Still Prisoners Nothing Like an Affectionate Wife Pay and Bounty Pig Point Privilege of Communication Provisions Steamboat Suspension of Furloughs Whizzing Bullets Writing Home on the Cars Changing Conditions A Good Straw Bed A Little Broth Accepting the Flag Americus Soldiers Relief Society At Last a Free Man Auld Lang Syne Camp…

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Civil War Remembered Book Review and Eye Candy Galore! (Pink Pincushion)

Evidently this week I have been engrossed inwhat is new and fabulous in the quilting world right now.Before the week ends I have a couple more things to share about books that are hot off the press!St

Sue's Civil War Soldier quilt           Civil War Block 11 LONDON SQUARE  The Saturday stitchers were here last weekend and Sue was finish...

Civil War Soldier Quilt

Sue's Civil War Soldier quilt Civil War Block 11 LONDON SQUARE The Saturday stitchers were here last weekend and Sue was finishing off her Civil War soldier quilt. I love the fact she has put little quotes in the centre. I completed my Civil War block 11 and feel really part of the process now as I was born in London and this one is called London Square. I hadn't realised that England was involved in the Civil War but you know what they say you learn a little something every day.

Civil War Quilts: Threads of Memory 10: Britain's Star for Charlotte Henson by Becky Brown

Threads of Memory 10: Britain's Star for Charlotte Henson

# 10: Britain's Star by Jean Stanclift The patterns were free online for two years but now I am offering them for sale in two formats at my Etsy shop. Buy a PDF or a Paper Pattern through the mail here: https://www.etsy.com/shop/BarbaraBrackmanShop Twelve years after the U.S. Civil War was over, an English woman described in her diary a "most interesting book" about an African-American man who'd escaped slavery and run to Canada with his wife and children. The book may have been a gift from…

Civil War Quilts: Threads of Memory 7: Oberlin Star for the Oberlin Rescuers

Threads of Memory 7: Oberlin Star for the Oberlin Rescuers

Block # 7: Oberlin Star for the Oberlin Rescuers by Jean Stanclift The patterns were free online for two years but now I am offering them for sale in two formats at my Etsy shop. Buy a PDF or a Paper Pattern through the mail here: https://www.etsy.com/shop/BarbaraBrackmanShop Twenty of the Oberlin Rescuers (also called the Oberlin/Wellington Rescuers.) Oberlin College has extensive information about the topic at their website. See below. The tale of the Oberlin, Ohio "Rescuers" was told in…

Moonbear Designs and Quilting by: Civil War Quilt

Civil War Sampler blocks

* This page last updated January 2015 * This blog has morphed into a blog for my longarm business Dedicated to my customer's quilts and longarm design To see my quilt projects... visit Ramblin' Rows Moonbear's blog History My blog began in 2011 with a Civil War block of the week quilt. Barbara Brackman graciously set up a blog beginning January 2011 commemorating the sesquicentennial of the Civil War. Each week Barbara provided a story from the history of the war as it happened 150 years ago…

Moonbear Designs and Quilting by: Civil War Quilt

Civil War Sampler blocks

* This page last updated January 2015 * This blog has morphed into a blog for my longarm business Dedicated to my customer's quilts and longarm design To see my quilt projects... visit Ramblin' Rows Moonbear's blog History My blog began in 2011 with a Civil War block of the week quilt. Barbara Brackman graciously set up a blog beginning January 2011 commemorating the sesquicentennial of the Civil War. Each week Barbara provided a story from the history of the war as it happened 150 years ago…

⭐ Just released! ⭐ Reproduction-fabric lovers, rejoice - best-selling author Carol Hopkins is back with the third book in her wildly popular series. Civil War Legacies III features classic blocks in small quilts that will put even your tiniest reproduction scraps to use. (THIS is why you’ve been saving them!) See this Parlor Music quilt and 15 more of Carol’s designs at ShopMartingale. #reproductionfabric #reproductionquilt #civilwar

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