Scraps of Fabric, Sewing & Quilting History
When Rugs Weren't for Floors
The use of blankets, bed rugs and coverlets in Colonial America.
The Not So Good Lives of New England's Good Wives
A bit about what life was like for Colonial women.
The Myth of Colonial Quilting
Did ordinary women in early America sit by the fire and quilt?
Quilts: From Ancient Egypt to America’s Shore
Quilting wasn't always used for bedcoverings.
Samplers: Seventeenth Century Needlework
A sample of women's lives in the 1600s.
Glazed and Glorious: The Calamanco Quilt
A glazed fabric from the 18th and 19th Centuries.
Stars & Stripes