Thursday, August 28, 2014

Line for Line's Sake: Vintage Quilts

Mid-20th century

I'm always impressed by a vintage quilt
that looks modern. Here are a few that
accidentally (or on purpose) make
excellent use of line in the composition

Mid-20th century

Late 19th century crib quilt
From an old Quilt Engagement Calendar
and the America Hurrah collection

Mid-20th century string star

Mid-20th century string star in a crazy background
From Rocky Mountain Quilts


  1. I love these! As always, thanks for sharing such great inspiration!

  2. Absolutely stunning, all of them!! I could study each one for days. Thanks!

  3. Wow!! You bring together the most wonderful collections of quilts to share with us. These are all so inspiring!