Remembering Adelia: Quilts Inspired by Her Diary

Remembering Adelia: Quilts Inspired by Her Diary

by Kathleen Tracy

Overview

Remembering Adelia: Quilts Inspired by Her Diary by Kathleen Tracy

Meet Adelia, a 19-year-old woman living in northern Illinois on the cusp of the Civil War. Her real-life diary entries record the details of daily life while war advances in the background. Her journal illustrates how central sewing and quilting were in a woman's life during the nineteenth century. Includes period photos and 14 projects featuring nineteenth-century reproduction fabrics.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781564778659
Publisher: Martingale & Company
Publication date: 03/09/2009
Pages: 80
Product dimensions: 8.20(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.20(d)

About the Author

Kathleen Tracy designs patterns inspired by antique doll quilts for her quilt-kit company, Country Lane Quilts. She enjoys giving new quilters the convenience of simple design combined with the beauty of old-fashioned fabrics.

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