Union and Confederate
women rallied to the war effort by making quilts when the Civil War broke out in 1861. Patriotic fervor abounded with both sides certain the war would be short and decisive.
This Civil War inspired quilt showcases many of the star patterns of the era arranged in a row by row format. The pattern reflects some of the stitching techniques familiar to the times.
Civil War Stars is on display in the Shop and by clicking here you can view the full-sized quilt.
Kits are available and mail order options can be arranged. Please call or email for details.