Archive for November, 2007

VINTAGE PARAGON QUILT KITS

This lovely 90×108 kit is my most recent acquisition. Dating to the American Bicentennial in 1976, the kit is based on a quilt held in the Smithsonian Institution collection. The American Bicentennial celebration began a resurgence in the popularity of quiltmaking that continues to this day, and saw many marvellous kits designed and marketed. I also have in my collection a “Tree of Life” applique kit by Tobin and in addition, many cross stitch Paragon quilt kits from the same vintage period. All kits are of 100% cotton and usually the thread kits for the cross stitch quilts are much more colourfast than todays threads.
If interested in purchasing anything in my inventory, please contact me at mailto:janet@novascotiaquilts.com.
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