Featured Member Quilts: July 18

24 Blocks is an amazing Facebook community. We have more than 36,000 Facebook fans, with perhaps some of the best quilts out there. That’s why a few times a week we host our Quilter Stories feature where we show off some of the fascinating stories and quilts that you’ve submitted. Read about how you can submit your own story here.

Rhoda R. Kapugi says: “My latest quilt, this one’s for me!”

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Jacque Evans says: “My G-G Aunts made this, it was a Show Quilt, mostly velvets and satins. It is dated 1875. There are a couple of pieces that have deteriorated but according to the appraiser it is in excellent condition for 137 years old. I just hope I hold up as well as the quilt has. LOL.”

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Becky Erdman asks: “This quilt has been in my family for over 100 years – But i have never seen a bear paw pattern like this – does anyone have any idea what this pattern would be?”

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Sharon Marxhausen Buckentin posted this one:

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Christiane Burtchett posted this great baby quilt:

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And here is some more detail: “all hand applique, and hand-quilted.”

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Thanks to everyone who has posted, keep up the great quilting!

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