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Farmer's Wife Sampler Quilt : Letters From 1920s Farm Wives and the 111 Blocks They Inspired (Paperback)

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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

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
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Number of Pages: 256
Genre: Crafts + Hobbies
Sub-Genre: Quilts + Quilting
Format: Paperback
Publisher: F & W Media Inc
Author: Laurie Aaron Hird
Language: English
Street Date: October 9, 2009
TCIN: 11663688
UPC: 9780896898288
Item Number (DPCI): 248-14-3021
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