Does anyone else have any images of other patchwork for home related stuff?
I have been trying to figure out what I can do with my pretty scraps of
fabric and this sounds interesting to me. Especially since that cushion was
beautiful even though it doesnt enlarge very well.
Quoting Coblaith Mhuimhneach <Coblaith@...
> otsisto wrote:
>> Patchwork is. . .to my knowledge not within SCA period. . .
> Patchwork was definitely done in Europe before the 17th century.
> "La Lai de Desiré" (written in France in the 12th century) contains a
> line which translates into English as, "'The bed was prepared of which
> the quilt was of a check-board pattern of two sorts of silk cloth,
> well-made and rich."
> And there's a photo of a 15th-century Tuscan patchwork cushion at