Beyond The Battlefield by Mary Etherington and Connie Tesene
From beloved design team Country Threads comes an all-new collection of patterns inspired by quilts from the Civil War era. The pair's signature make-do style comes to life in 14 designs featuring a range of sizes, including small, simple-to-sew tributes and larger quilts featuring hundreds of scrap fabrics. Projects are paired with period photographs and fascinating true stories of unsung heroines of the Civil War, from women who disguised themselves as soldiers to others who became doctors, nurses, and even spies in order to serve. Whether quilters are fans of traditional designs, Civil War fabrics, or scrappy-to-the-max patterns, these stunning quilts are sure to inspire.