Step back in time with 15 favorite patchwork-quilt patterns from the Civil War Legacies collection by Carol Hopkins. I made a civil war quilt and have loads of fabric left over. That way I can cut charm squares for a scrappy quilt. Lee surrendered his troops to Ulysses Grant at the Appomattox court house, located in Virginia. I recently threw away a bag of smaller pieces. The full binding was machine stitched, front and back.
I save any size as I make pincushions from the very small pieces. Recently, however, I saw a couple of "minis" that I really like so I am now saving everything! These Civil War designs are absolutely drop-dead gorgeous! Click on the pictures below to see more views of my Civil War Era Quilts. Q Tumbling Blocks Bassinet Quilt c.
When I think of strip quilts, I think of vertical rows alternating between a single fabric and a vertical row of blocks. Why Quilts Matter Documentary Series: Love the civil war quilts. I save any and all scraps. It reminds me of the quilts my grandmother made and the antique quilts it love to look at and admire the hardwork and talent they had long ago.
I save scraps as small as 1 inch square. Notify me of new posts by email. Vintage patchwork kantha quilt throw, co I chop those up and use them in thread bowls. Put a tie at the corner of each block and the corner of each central square.