Create quilted legacies with best-selling author Carol Hopkins. Thirteen Civil War–style quilts are inspired by the people, places, and events of this unique period in history. Quilters can gather their reproduction fabrics and stitch tributes to trends of the time, like military timepieces and hoop skirts. Along with Carol’s exquisite designs to make step by step, readers will find tips on choosing fabrics and will enjoy learning interesting tidbits about the Civil War and stories about how each stunning quilt came to be. Includes Carol's tips that reveal how she chooses colors and prints to get a sensationally scrappy look.