A blog about collecting older quilts, repairing quilts, restoring quilts and conserving quilts. and recuing orphan quilt blocks and quilt tops that remain unfinished.
I've been practicing my ladder stitch. It's a sewing method used to repair seams invisibly. I have used this stitch many times on qu...
Monday, August 29, 2016
The top picture shows the result of combining 7 postage stamp blocks. 2 were cut on the diagonal to make the triangle sides. It made an interesting 8 sided table mat. I can see myself using this on the antique round oak table I have that belonged to my grandparents and also that my father was baptized on. The mat is backed with yellow print fabric and bound in white.