The Farmer's Wife Pony Club Sampler Quilt
In the early 1900s the Webb Publishing Company created The Farmer's Wife Pony Club, inviting children to join and compete for prizes by selling subscriptions to The Farmer's Wife magazine. The grand prize was a Shetland pony with bridle, saddle and often a carriage. To satisfy skeptics who doubted that a child would receive a pony, the editors asked the winners...more
The book surpassed what I even imagined it would be like.
My all-time favorite quilting book!! And quite possibly my favorite book reviewed this year!
The combination of the letters from the Lucky Pony Winners of 1915 sponsored by Webb Publishing company, and fantastic quilt block designs for each letter, the book spotlig ...more