Browse Forum Posts by Tags

Showing related tags and posts for the Ask Quilting Questions Here forum. See all tags in the site
  • Re: Antique quilt

    Whatever you do, DO NOT PUT IT BACK IN A CEDAR CHEST! The oils/acidity of the wood damages the fibers and can also cause staining. Better to gently fold the quilt, with non-acidic tissue placed between the folds/layers and keep it in a plain cotton pillow case. Be sure to re-fold every few months to...
    Posted to Ask Quilting Questions Here (Forum) by on Sun, Jun 14 2009
  • Re: Antique quilt

    WOW.......... I'm impressed and amazed that you can track your family history so far back and then to have a quilt top to boot. If it were my quilt, I would want it in the Smithsonian. I would be afraid that after I died it would end up in a garage sale just because no one else cared. Please post...
    Posted to Ask Quilting Questions Here (Forum) by Kathy Patterson on Tue, Jun 9 2009
  • Antique quilt

    Hi, I am in a quandry. I received a quilt top that my Great Great Great Great Grandmother Milne made in the 1870s. It is in beautiful condition - It has never been washed nor seen much if any sunlight. My Great Grandmother Judd received this quilt sometime around the turn of the century and kept it in...
    Posted to Ask Quilting Questions Here (Forum) by Thea on Tue, Jun 9 2009
Page 2 of 2 (13 items) < Previous 1 2
Have a Question? | About Us | Privacy Policy | Join Today © 2017 F+W All rights reserved.
By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.