I don’t know about you, but when I saw the very first episode of Downton Abbey it was love at first sight. The gowns, the jewelry, the elegance, the accents! While I’m grateful for modern inventions like Tylenol and air conditioning, I can’t help but feel sometimes that it might be nice to live in style in the early 1900s. At the very least, I think a return of the Edwardian aesthetic is much overdue. Since time-travel is not an option, why not bring back the style and grace of English history with a vintage quilt pattern?
These classic sewing projects bring to mind images of strolling across the grounds of an estate on a sunny day. Whether you’re looking for a DIY home decor project or a beautiful bed quilt, these vintage patterns are sure to be a hit. Lady Mary would approve!
Vintage Quilt Patterns
Whether you’re cuddling up with one of these gorgeous quilts, gifting them to friends and family, or displaying them like the works of art they are, they’re sure to add a vintage vibe to any room of the house.
Church Picnic Quilt
Vintage Dreams Bed Quilt
My Fair Verona Hourglass Quilt
Vintage Meadow Quilt
Claire’s Fat Quarter Quilt
Cornered Heart Quilt Block
A Stellar Charm Block
Vintage Handkerchief Quilt
If you don’t have the time to create a full quilt, these vintage quilted projects would make for a great gift (but we won’t tell anyone if you keep them all for yourself!) From wearables to home decor, these quilt projects are short and oh, so sweet.
Viole Vintage Scarf
Lovely Fabric-Covered Box
Quilted Scottie Dog
Vintage-Inspired Laptop Case
Reversible Market Vintage Tote
Quilt Block Mason Jar
Embroidered Patchwork Cushion
If you love these vintage projects, enter to win a bundle of Downton Abbey-inspired fabrics from Andover! These gorgeous fabrics all sport elegant patterns that would make any aristocrat proud. The deadline to enter is October 25, 2015 at 11:59:59 p.m. Eastern Time.
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