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I am an avid quilter but have never worked with old material. I have taken apart my quilt from when I was a baby to requilt it for my daughter. Upon taking it apart, I realized that the top and bottom fabrics are really worn and fragile. Is there anything I can do to make it more durable? I was thinking...
I purchased a vintage quilt from a thrift store in Raleigh, North Carolina today. The quilt is really lovely and is made out of a cotton fabric and is hand stitched. Does anyone have an idea of what time period this quilt could be from? We love it. Thanks for any guesses or advice! Rachel ! I
Michelle - I have fixed about a half dozen very old quilts, in my mind it comes down to how much the quilt means to you. I fixed a quilt for a woman one time because the quilt was her great grandmother's and she couldn't imagine living without it - I replaced fabric pieces, inserted batting and...