An online source of cotton reproduction fabric for costuming and quilting.  Fabric of time periods 1775 to 1950, including the Civil War and Depression Eras.  Consulting for costumers/historic homes. Custom sample sets available .

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A variety of finished looks block prints to sophisticated European-style prints.

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An era of applique quilts; sparkle colors from new mineral dyes; large squiggles, vines, & ombre stripes.

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Civil War Era

Indigo blue, shades of red plus dull lavenders and many browns.

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A time of paisleys, stripes and florals.

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Cool colorations and shirting prints with small neat designs.

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Historical Papers

Antique fabric patterns printed on paper

       ( Apr 28 2017 )

Yarn Dyes

Plaids, checks, and stripes.

       ( Feb 23 2017 )


Authentic reproductions of hard to find vintage solid color fabrics.

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Sale & Closeouts

Last chance to get these heavily discounted fabrics.

       ( Apr 29 2017 )

Chintz Center Panels

       ( Nov 26 2014 )


The Depression Era -- pastels came into vogue with advances by the textile chemists; ( Apr 28 2017 )


Fabrics that have stood the test of time. Printed stripes, double pinks, double blues/violets, Mid 19th C designs and colors, and more.

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Fat Quarter Bundles, Scrap Bags, & Stash

Always worthwhile to have in your stash for just that little piece you need

       ( Feb 12 2017 )


Books, magazines, & Patterns

The best of the quilting books and magazines.

       ( Apr 28 2017 )

Notions, Gifts & More

Gift certificates in attractive fabric envelopes, fabric programs, sample sets, and useful notions

       ( Apr 29 2017 )

Quilt Kits

Do you have the urge to quilt.. ..right now? We have done the selecting and coordinating of fabrics for you. Great for both beginners and experienced quilters.



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105 E Fourth Street, Suite 205,   Northfield, MN 55057 USA
ph: 507-664-1447   Order-Line (within USA & Canada): 1-800-380-4611
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Copyright 1999-2016

Short Notes:

Chintz Center Panel remaining.

Quilts from the Margaret Mew

Rising Sun from Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum..samples, FQ bundles, yardages.

Di Ford's Bally Hall....
entire collection Sample sets + yardage at $ 11/yd.

Bark Cloth
style. c. 1940

blue/white and red/white in Liberty Gatherings.

New Simply
"Vintage from Quiltmania.

Pink/ Brown...
Brown/Pink from Sweet Charlotte.

Dear Jane...
has been around for 20 years! See original book...and new EPP approach.

Birds of

Civil War Era Lights/Neutrals from Fall Quilt Market.

Pheasants under Palm Tree.

Bunk House
Quilt kit. Classic blue/white and red/white prints.

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