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Wheels Quilt - description from the UK quilt museum - This quilt has been hand pieced and machined in roller printed dress cottons which include striped, floral and check designs to produce a wheel effect in patchwork. The quilt is machine quilted.

Wheels Quilt - description from the UK quilt museum - This quilt has been hand pieced and machined in roller printed dress cottons which include striped, floral and check designs to produce a wheel effect in patchwork. The quilt is machine quilted.

Everyday steampunk

Everyday steampunk

11-22. Star and Cross was first documented by the Ladies Art Company (#284, c1895); but like so many of their patterns, it appeared much earlier. Lockport Cotton Batting Co notedin its1940s batting wrapper that it is “truly an antique in every sense of the word … the original quilt from which this pattern was taken was made over 95 years ago”. This would date the original quilt in the 1830s.Lockport called the block North Star, while it was also published as Shining Hour by Farm Journal in…

11-22. Star and Cross was first documented by the Ladies Art Company (#284, c1895); but like so many of their patterns, it appeared much earlier. Lockport Cotton Batting Co notedin its1940s batting wrapper that it is “truly an antique in every sense of the word … the original quilt from which this pattern was taken was made over 95 years ago”. This would date the original quilt in the 1830s.Lockport called the block North Star, while it was also published as Shining Hour by Farm Journal in…

Stomacher detail from a 1725 Robe à la française at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles

Stomacher detail from a 1725 Robe à la française at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles

Robe a la Polonaise, 1780, cream linen, gold embroidery, metal. (c) met

Robe a la Polonaise, 1780, cream linen, gold embroidery, metal. (c) met

Making an 18th century shift

Making an 18th century shift

Rococo Atelier: Underwear for 1770's and 1780's

Rococo Atelier: Underwear for 1770's and 1780's

1800-1825   Block printed petticoat with blue and red flowers attached to thin vertical stems set on quilted diamond pattern.  Interior lined with white cotton.

1800-1825 Block printed petticoat with blue and red flowers attached to thin vertical stems set on quilted diamond pattern. Interior lined with white cotton.

ok van Indiase sits, tweede helft 18de eeuw  ca 1740 - 1800

ok van Indiase sits, tweede helft 18de eeuw ca 1740 - 1800