April 13, 2012   12 notes
silk chevrons, maker unknown, c. 1880s
from the seller’s website:

 made from using late 19th century silk most often found in cravats and waistcoats

silk chevrons, maker unknown, c. 1880s

from the seller’s website:

made from using late 19th century silk most often found in cravats and waistcoats

April 13, 2012   5 notes
maker unknown, c. 1900

maker unknown, c. 1900

April 13, 2012   21 notes
work wear scrap quilt, maker unknown, c. 1930s
via Wary Meyers. Do yourself a favor and check out their excellent blog

work wear scrap quilt, maker unknown, c. 1930s

via Wary Meyers. Do yourself a favor and check out their excellent blog

April 11, 2012   8 notes
simple patchwork quilt made w Marimekko fabrics
print-n-pattern:

marimekko quilt

simple patchwork quilt made w Marimekko fabrics

print-n-pattern:

marimekko quilt

March 14, 2012   83 notes
no title, Lu Summers, 2012
This quilt is really fucking beautiful. I encourage you to browse the flickr set!

batixa:

finished! (by lusummers)

no title, Lu Summers, 2012

This quilt is really fucking beautiful. I encourage you to browse the flickr set!

batixa:

finished! (by lusummers)

February 23, 2012   37 notes
Not Quite Home 1, Jessica Bell, 2012
Textile assemblage

pieced block, reminiscent of Japanese irori (hearth) pattern. maker unknown.
cresacresa:

Jessica Bella

Not Quite Home 1, Jessica Bell, 2012

Textile assemblage

pieced block, reminiscent of Japanese irori (hearth) pattern. maker unknown.

cresacresa:

Jessica Bella

(Source: aoifeannamullan)

January 26, 2012   2 notes

Here is a tiny preview of the tumbling blocks quilt I am working on.

made from Japanese cottons along with found and hoarded fabrics

December 9, 2011   11 notes
Little Quilt, Ashley Anna Brown, c. 2011

Little Quilt, Ashley Anna Brown, c. 2011