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  • Crazy Fan Quilt [Object]

    Pieced from silk and velvet scraps, twenty-five Crazy patchwork and Fan blocks (11 in square) make up this sofa throw. As well as having heavy embroidery along the seams, several...

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  • Crazy Patchwork Portière [Object]

    One of a pair of curtains made from Crazy patchwork in silk, velvet, ribbon, and brocaded silk. Silk embroidery stitches cover the seams and add embellishment. Some of the animals...

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  • Album Quilt Top [Object]

    Quilt top only – not layered and quilted. Twenty-five appliquéd blocks, using ‘broderie perse’ (cut-out chintz), contrast with bold red and green silhouettes stitched onto plain cotton fabric. National symbols...

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  • Family Tree Quilt [Object]

    This interesting quilt is constructed from randomly shaped patches of silk and velvet fabric. The quilt maker, Hanna Pusey, has covered the seams of the crazy blocks with embroidery stitches....

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  • Square-in-a-Square Quilt [Object]

    The vibrant colours of the fabrics used in these square-in-a-square blocks really pop out against the 2-inch wide black satin sashing that frames them. The silks and silk velvets have...

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  • Gees Bend One-Patch Quilt – Diamonds Variation [Object]

    Set on point, alternating squares of green and fuchsia velveteen are framed by a fuchsia border. A contrasting brown colour has been used for corner triangles and in eight central...

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