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The Farmer's Wife Sampler Quilt : Letters from 1920s Farm Wives and the 111 Blocks They Inspired [With CDROM]
by Laurie Aaron Hird

Overview - Be Inspired by the Stories

The 1922, "The Farmer's Wife" magazine posed this question to their readers: "If you had a daughter of marriageable age, would you, in light of your own experience, have her marry a farmer?" The magazine at the time had 750,000 subscribers, and received over 7,000 letters.  Read more...


 
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More About The Farmer's Wife Sampler Quilt by Laurie Aaron Hird
 
 
 
Overview
Be Inspired by the Stories

The 1922, "The Farmer's Wife" magazine posed this question to their readers: "If you had a daughter of marriageable age, would you, in light of your own experience, have her marry a farmer?" The magazine at the time had 750,000 subscribers, and received over 7,000 letters. The best answers to this question are included in this book, along with the traditional quilt blocks they inspired.

Laurie Aaron Hird provides everything you need to be inspired and create your own sampler quilt:

  • 111 six-inch quilt blocks, with assembly diagrams for piecing the blocks and template cutting directions
  • Complete instruction for making a sampler quilt in any traditional size: lap, twin, queen or king
  • CD with easy-to-print, full-sized templates for all 111 blocks, and printable quilt construction diagrams
  • 42 letters from the 1922 Farmer's Wife contest to give you a priceless glimpse into our country's past

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780896898288
  • ISBN-10: 0896898288
  • Publisher: Krause Publications
  • Publish Date: October 2009
  • Page Count: 256


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