Saturday, June 14, 2014

Antique Crib Quilt


McCall's Needlework
Winter 1943
No. 27009

Includes stamped white and colored material for quilt top, stamped colored material for the appliques.  Lining and wadding not included.
Order at your McCall Pattern Department for

Friday, June 13, 2014

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Antique Crib Quilt


Kit No. 2863
(no name)
30" x 45"

Kit included everything except the sheet wadding used for the padding and the white material for the quilt backing.  Recommend dry cleaning as washing is apt to make the padding lumpy.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Antique Crib Quilt


Signed and dated
Ellen Esther Loveland
(maker or owner)

T. Buettner & Co.
1937 catalog #56
42" x 58"

The book In the Nursery (2010)
 by Jennifer Sampou 
has a pattern for this quilt.

Monday, June 9, 2014

Antique Crib Quilt

Brother and Sister Quilt

c. 1937
Brother and Sister Quilt
No. 1831N

Crib Quilt on white cotton with applique in green, blues, rose, yellow, peach, etc.  Very colorful.  We include bias-finding for stems and edges.  This is an excellent pattern for boy's or girl's crib and it is a bargain at $1.25.  Floss, 3 cents.

Home Arts Needlecraft
November 1937

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Antique Crib Quilt

School Days

c. 1940

No. 1959N School Days Quilt Kit

Stamped on white sheeting with colored appliques, floss, and binding all included.  
Size 36 x 54 inches 
98 cents plus 21 cents postage and packing.

Home Arts Needlecraft Magazine July 1939

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Antique Crib Quilt

Bye Baby Bunting

Daddy's gone a hunting

c. 1940
No. 539N Bye Baby Bunting

Daddy may be hunting but he hasn't yet caught up with these playful rabbits.  Stamped on 40 x 60 inch white percale with fast color appliques and choice of pink or blue border and all floss incldued, 98 cents plus 21 cents postage and packing.

One of four kit quilts advertised in Needlecraft magazine 1939
Listed also, Little Miss Muffet, Rock-a-bye Baby, and Three Little Kittens.