Dating Quilts: From 1600 to the Present

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C&T Pub., 1995 - Crafts & Hobbies - 64 pages
This one-of-a-kind reference provides basic facts about antique quilt styles, fabrics, fillers, sizes, borders and edges, patterns, sewing techniques, signatures, dyes, and printing techniques, making identification easy.

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If you want a handy pocket guide with you when searching for antique quilts to purchase in order to date them properly, this is the book for you. Ms. Kelley provides information relating to quilts ... Read full review

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Helen Kelley, of Minneapolis, MN, is America's most popular quilting columnist and has written for Quilter's Newsletter "for over twenty years. She is a master quilter and has taught and lectured across the country. Helen's "Renaissance Quilt" was chosen as one of the 100 Best Quilts of the Twentieth Century. She is the author of Every Quilt Tells a Story" and "Helen Kelley's Joy of Quilting "and is the 2008 inductee into the prestigious Quilter's Hall of Fame.

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