Honoring Heroes with Stitches of Gratitude: Quilts of Valor National Sew Day – There’s a timeless tradition that binds us together in warmth and gratitude. Quilting has long been a labor of love, a craft passed down through generations, and an art form that tells stories through stitches. Nowhere is this more evident than on Quilts of Valor National Sew Day, an event that unites quilters across the nation in a shared mission: to honor our nation’s heroes with the gift of a handmade quilt. #quiltsofvalor #quiltsofvalornationalsewday
Honoring Heroes: The Heartwarming Story of Quilts of Valor – In a world that often rushes by in a blur of daily routines and digital distractions, there exists a remarkable and heartwarming tradition that transcends time and technology. It’s a tradition born out of gratitude and compassion, one that wraps veterans in the warmth of appreciation and care. This tradition is known as Quilts of Valor, and in this blog post, we will explore the history, significance, and the heartfelt stories behind these beautiful quilts. #quilts #quiltsofvalor #veterans
Effective Quilt Cleaning: Removing Blood Stains with Hydrogen Peroxide – Quilts hold sentimental value and often require special care and attention when it comes to cleaning. Accidents happen, and bloodstains on a quilt can be particularly challenging to remove. However, with the right techniques and products, such as hydrogen peroxide, you can effectively eliminate those stubborn blood stains without compromising the integrity of your beloved quilt. In this blog post, we’ll guide you through the step-by-step process of removing blood from a quilt using hydrogen peroxide.
Quilts Sold at an Estate Auction in Greeneville, TN. This was from the Estate of the late Woody family. #quilts Quilts Sold at an Estate Auction We recently went to an Estate Auction and they had some quilts auctioned off. This auction was in Greeneville, TN. Wedding ring quilt sold for $100 (Shown above)
Quilters create a charity quilt – Write a story about a group of quilters who come together to create a special quilt to auction off for charity, each person contributing their own unique square to the final product.
Types of Quilts – Quilts can be classified into several types based on their design, technique, and purpose. Here are some of the most common types of quilts: #quilts
Isaiah 117 House of Jefferson County was given quilts from the Strawberry Plains Senior Citizen Center #isiaiah117house #isaiah117housejeffcotn #quilts
Project Linus – When you think of a blanket, you might think of Linus from the Peanuts Snoopy cartoon. He always is seen with his security blanket. This is where you can help give children in hospitals have a security blanket. #ProjectLinus #Linus
Quilts are not cheap – some people complain or say something about how expensive quilts are, do not know what goes in to one.
Haney’s Appledale Farm Quilts – This apple orchard has real quilts up in their store. #Haneys #HaneysAppledale #Quilts