Interweave Release The Farmer’s Wife Homestead Medallion Quilt by Laurie Aaron Hird
By Emily Peagram 30 Jul 2020
Interweave publishing have announced the release of their newest title, The Farmer’s Wife Homestead Medallion Quilt by Laurie Aaron Hird. The hardback book will be available to purchase from August with an RRP of £24.99. Travel back in time with quilting author Laurie Aaron Hird and early 20th century writer Ada Melville Shaw to Montana in the 1910s, where a homesteading pioneer woman inspired a contemporary quilt for the modern age.
A master of traditional quilting, Laurie has used Ada’s writings to inspire the 120 classic quilt blocks that surround a stunning centre medallion. Laure is a passionate quilter and by using the texts of a fascinating woman chock full of that pioneer spirit you can enjoy a crafting experience that connects to a wonderful piece of Americana.
Full instructions for sewing this queen-sized sampler quilt, featuring 64 six-inch and 56 eight-inch blocks, are included. This book also includes templates for paper-piecing and rotary cutting in a ready-to-print, easy-to- download PDF.