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The quilt book, Quilt Revival, Updated Patterns from the 30's by award-winning quilter Nancy Mahoney features '30s reproduction fabrics to recreate the antique feel of quilts from the 1930's using today's fast and easy piecing methods.

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Quilt Revival

Quilt Revival
Updated Patterns from the '30s

Author: Nancy Mahoney
Pages: 80
Page size: 8 1/2" x 11 1/2"
Publisher: That Patchwork Place
Cover: Soft
Item Code: 4E0800
Weight: 1.0 lb
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With the need to "use it up and make it do" during the Great Depression, quilting exploded in popularity. New patterns were abundant as creativity flourished. Newspapers were a popular source of patterns, and thrifty quilters clipped and saved patterns in shoeboxes and scrapbooks. Quilt designer Nancy Mahoney was lucky enough to find such a scrapbook, and she shares her favorite patterns—along with simplified sewing techniques—in this rare collection.

  • Choose from 11 scrappy quilt patterns including "Chinese Checkers", "Patriotic Star", and "Treasure Chest"
  • Capture the cheerful colors reminiscent of the period with designs that feature '30s reproduction fabrics
  • Get that vintage look in less time with quick cutting and piecing methods

About the Author

Author, teacher, fabric designer, and award-winning quiltmaker, Nancy Mahoney has enjoyed making quilts for more than 20 years. An impressive range of her beautiful quilts have been featured in many books and national quilt magazines. Quilt Revival is Nancy's sixth book with Martingale & Company. Her other best-selling books include Patchwork Showcase (2004), Basket Bonanza (2005), and Quilt Book Bonanza: 50 Paper-Pieced Designs (2005). Almost entirely self-taught, Nancy continues to explore new ways to combine traditional blocks and updated techniques to create quilts that are easy to make. Nancy lives in Pal Coast, Florida, with her life partner of 30 years, Tom, and their umbrella cockatoo, Prince.

Table of Contents

The Softer Side of Hard Times
Light, Sunny Quilts
Quilting Basics
Assembling the Quilt Top
Finishing the Quilt
The Quilt  
Spring Nest
Summer Sails
Garden Steps
Hollyhocks in Bloom
Treasure Chest
Shadow Star
Chinese Checkers
Patriotic Star
Peppermint Twist
Flying Kites
Red Magnolias
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summer sailspatriotic star

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