When I set out to research Amish patchwork traditions for this installment of the blog, I had a lot of preconceived notions of what I'd find. Any quilt anthology worth its salt features one or two Amish center diamond quilts, worked in subdued colors, square and intricately quilted. Even the American Folk Art Museum in…
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Lancaster County Amish Patchwork Crib Quilt. - Aug 14, 2015 | Conestoga Auction Company Division of Hess Auction Group in PA
Mid 20th Century Lancaster County Amish Center Diamond Pattern Patchwork Crib Quilt. Velcro border backing. 39" squar... on Aug 14, 2015
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Amish women of the Pennsylvania Dutch Country have been creating exquisite quilts since the 1800’s. They not only serve a practical, functional purpose, but serve as a form of entertainment as well.