During the 1920s, a huge array of solid and calico fabrics was created, celebrating the vibrancy of that decade.
And through this telling she also imparts a colorful, stunningly illustrated history of quiltmaking along with a good bit of entertaining social history and the newest findings in textile research.
The 18th and 19th century category of antique quilts, spans approximately 120 years, and encompasses a large variety of styles and fabrics.
The earliest antique quilts available for sale at Rocky Mountain Quilts are from the last quarter of the 18th century.
If you would like to know more about quilts, antique quilts and quiltmaking, here are some excellent books Kaylakie, Marcia, Texas Quilts and Quilters, Grover E.
In Clues in the Calico Barbara Brackman unveils a much-needed system for dating America's heirloom quilts.