Once you know how to spot a cheddar fabric, you’ll notice them a lot. I love reading Barbara Brackman’s blog and today read this post:
And from Michelle’s blog at http://www.betwixtthebetweens.com “ is this hand appliqued, hand quilted beauty based on an antique quilt presently owned by the Quilt Study Museum in Lincoln, Nebraska.”
Unknown Amish quiltmaker
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
c1890 82″ x 84″
This beauty was probably made in the 1940s. The pattern is Rob Peter to Pay Paul, or Orange Peel. I found this at The Patchwork Chronicles.
There are several fantastic quilts from the collection of Sandra Mitchell for you to look at on Julie Silber’s blog. Please go there and check them out. You’ll want to bookmark her website and keep coming back! Some of the most gorgeous and unique quilts ever are collected by Julie and her mother.