A perfect pattern for the Red Chintz fabric from the Giggleswick Mill Collection!
unusual and enchanting quilt for several reasons, Clarissa's scrap
quilt (107" x 105") will inspire you in many ways. It is unusual because
of its New England based " T" -shaped construction and enchanting
because of the charming stenciled designs sprinkled throughout the
quilt. Created when Clarissa was just 17, it is a veritable showcase of
the fabrics and motifs of the time period.
pattern includes interesting 19th-century diary excerpts on homemade
fabric dye, and brief historical information regarding the Eight Point
Star and early stenciling. The 14 painting stencils included have been
authentically reproduced and maintain the integrity of the 19th-century
originals. Hand and quick-piecing dimensions are given along with
instructions for a " T" -shaped or more modern square quilt.