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ANTIQUE GEOMETRIC QUILT DESIGNS
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Welcome to Antique Geometric,
a design archive focusing on the living history of traditional, geometric quilt patterns, with original sources and historical notes, including clippings from Nancy Cabot's 1930's (and other) newspaper illustrations. The site also provides ideas for fabric choices and color schemes, along with free, seamless patchwork pattern graphics, background tiles, occasional animations, and sound effects.

For Intro to Quilt Geometry, see:
  MYSTIC STAR, also OP ART Designs
and STAR LANE for patchwork
inspired by color harmonies in art

See GIRL'S JOY for quilt designs
celebrating women artists
and LOTUS BLOCK for botanicals!!
For children's designs, rhymes & games,
see KALEIDOSCOPE.
And for quilt patterns with great poets,
see ENTERTAINING MOTIONS!!

Recent Additions:
ROSE CHARMSUNDANCE
MEXICAN STARSPANISH SQUARES
STAR & ARROWCHINESE COIN
LIGHTNING IN THE HILLS (with Sound)
THE ORIGINALORIENTAL PUZZLE
SNOW CRYSTALCHECKERBOARDS
BLUE HEATHERSUNNY LANES
DIAMONDS AND SHADOWS

Sample Selections












Related at this site:
1898 Ladies Art Company Catalogue
(with Addenda, pub. 1928)

Newspaper Clippings and Index to
Selected Quilt Designs
Illustrated by NANCY CABOT

HARRIET POWERS
(African-American Story-Bible Quilts)
RAGS TO RICHES
(Quilt Fabric Links & Ragtime MIDI)
Emily Dickinson Labyrinth
EMIILY DICKINSON NATURE MYSTICISM
 with a Clickable Labyrinth
ENSÔ
(Enigmatic Circles Photography)
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A TO B 58 
ACORNSACROBATSAERIAL BEACONAIR CASTLEALBUM QUILTALL HALLOWSALPHAALPINE CROSSANN'S DOLL QUILTANTIQUE TILE BLOCKARABIC LATTICEAROUND THE CORNERAROUND THE WORLDARRANGEMENT OF SMALL PIECES(THE) ARROWHEADARROWHEADSART SQUAREATTIC STAIRSATTIC WINDOWAUNT DINAHAUNT ELIZA'S STARAUNT MARY'S DOUBLE IRISH CHAINAUNT PATSY'S PETAURORA STARSAUTUMN TINTSBACHELOR'S PUZZLEBALKAN PUZZLEBARBARA FRITCHIE STARBATON ROUGE

BEACH AND BOATSBEAUTIFUL STARBEAR'S PAWBEGINNER'S DELIGHTBECKY'S 9-PATCHBIRD OF PARADISEBIRD'S NESTBIRDS AND KITESBIRDS IN THE AIRBLACK AND WHITE QUILTBLAZING STARBLINDMAN'S FANCYBLOCK PATCHWORKBLOCK STARBLUE BOUTONNIERESBLUE FIELDSBLUE HEATHERBOSTON STREETSBOW KNOTSBOX KITEBOX QUILTBOY'S NONSENSEBRACED STARBRAVE WORLDBROKEN DISHESBROKEN SPIDER WEBBUTTERFLY IN ANGLESBUTTERFLY IN CIRCLESBUTTERFLY IN THE GARDEN
C TO D 56 
CAPS FOR WITCHES & DUNCESCARD TRICKS(THE) CASTLE WALLCASTOR & POLLUXCATALPA FLOWERCATCH AS YOU CANCENTENNIALCENTER MEDALLIONCENTER DIAMONDCENTURY OF PROGRESSCHECKERBOARDCHECKERBOARDSCACTUS BASKETCHILDREN'S DELIGHTCHIMNEY SWEEPCHINESE COINCHINESE GONGSCHINESE PUZZLECHRISTMAS STARCHUCK-A-LUCK BLOCKCITY STREETSCOBWEBSCOLONIAL PAVEMENTCOLOR WHEELCOLUMBIAN STARCORN AND BEANSCOUNTRY FARM

CRAZY ANNCRAZY QUILTCRISS CROSSCROSSED CANOESCROW'S FOOTCUBE LATTICECUMBERLAND GAPCUPID'S DARTSDANCING CUBESDARTING BIRDDELAWARE CROSSPATCHDELECTABLE MOUNTAINSDELFT MILLDESERT SUNDEVIL'S PUZZLEDIAGONAL PATHSDIAMONDS AND SHADOWSDIAMOND KNOTDIAMOND NETDIVERSION QUILTDOLLY MADISON'S STARDOMINO AND SQUARESDOODLE-A-QUILTDOVEDOVES IN THE WINDOWDRUNKARD'S GARDENDRUNKARD'S PATHDUCK CREEK PUZZLE (WARHOL)DUTCH MILL
  E TO I 55  
EMERALD BLOCKENDLESS STAIRSENIGMA SQUAREENTERTAINING MOTIONSFAIR & SQUAREFAIR PLAYFALLING TIMBERSFANCY STRIPEFANTASTIC PATCHWORKFARMER'S DAUGHTERFEATHER STAR54-40 OR FIGHTFLAG IN, FLAG OUTFLOWERING NINE PATCHFLUTTERBYEFLYING BATSFLYING FISHFLYING SAUCERFLYING SQUARESFLYING XFOOL'S PUZZLEFORE AND AFTFORMAL GARDEN FOUR PATCH (ORIGINAL)FOUR-POINTED STARFOUR WINDSFOUR WINDMILLS

FRAME BLOCKFRAMED BOUQUETFRENCH STARFRESH STARTFRIENDSHIP BLOCKGEORGETOWN CIRCLESGIRL'S JOYGOLDEN STAIRSGOOSE TRACKSGOTHIC WINDOWSGARDEN OF EDENGRANDMA'S SURPRISEGRANDMOTHER'S DREAMGRANDMOTHER'S FANGRANDMOTHER'S OWNGREEK LABYRINTHGREEN RIVERHALF MOONHANDCRAFTHANDS ALL AROUNDHANDY ANDY / HOME TREASUREHAZY DAZYHIDDEN SQUAREHITHER AND YONHOMESPUN BLOCKHOPSCOTCHINSECT(IN)_NARCISSUS MOTIF
  J TO N 50  
JACOB'S LADDERJANE AUSTEN QUILTJAPANESE FLOWERJUPITER'S MOONSKALEIDOSCOPEKANSAS TROUBLESKENTUCKY CROSSROADSKITCHEN WOODBOXKITTEN IN THE CORNERKNIGHT'S BLOCKLABYRINTHLADIES' DELIGHTLADY OF THE LAKELEAPFROGLEFT AND RIGHTLEND AND BORROWLIGHT AND DARKLIGHTENING IN THE HILLSLIGHTS AND SHADOWSLINCOLN'S PLATFORMLINTONLOCKED SQUARESLOTUS BLOCKLOG CABINLOVE CHAINLOVE IN A MISTLOVE RING

MADISON BLOCKMARKET SQUAREMEMORYMERRY GO ROUNDMEXICAN STARMIDNIGHT STARMIDSUMMER NIGHTMIGRATION SOUTHMILKMAID'S STARMONK'S PUZZLEMONKEY PUZZLEMOORISH MOSAICMORNING PATCHMOSAIC No. 18MOSAIC SQUARESMYSTIC MAZEMYSTIC STARNAMELESS STARNAVAJONAVAJO (2)NEW MOONNEXT DOOR NEIGHBORNO NAME STARNOCTURNE
  O TO R 50  
ODDS AND ENDSOH! SUSANNAHOLD CROWOLD FASHIONED DAISYOLD FASHIONED PIECED BLOCKOLD FASHIONED QUILTOLD KING COLE'S CROWNOLD MAID'S PUZZLEOLD MAID'S RAMBLERON THE SQUAREOP-ART DESIGNORANGE PEKOETHE ORIGINALORIENTAL PUZZLE(THE) OWL QUILTPATCHWORK PINESPATH OF FANSPATIENCE CORNERS (1)PATIENCE CORNERS (2)PENCIL POINTPERIWINKLEPERPETUAL MOTIONPIGEON TOESPINE BURRPOLARIS STARPOTTED ROSE

PRACTICAL ORCHARDPRAIRIE QUEENPROSPERITYPROVIDENCEPUDDING & PIEPUSS IN THE CORNERQUEEN'S FAVORITEQUILTER'S DELIGHTRADIO WINDMILLRAIL FENCERAILROAD CROSSINGRED SHIELDSREFLECTIONS OF LOVERETURNING BIRDSRISING SUNROAD TO OKLAHOMAROAD TO OZROAD TO TENNESSEEROBBING PETER TO PAY PAULROCKY ROAD TO KANSASROLLING STONEROMAN STRIPEROSEBUDROSE CHARM
S TO T 59  
SALAD BOWLSARAH'S FAVORITESECRET DRAWER / SPOOLSSEVEN STARS / SEVEN SISTERSSHADOW BOXSHELL(S)SHIFTING CUBESSIGNS OF SPRINGSNAIL'S TRAILSNAKE IN THE HOLLOWSNAKE'S TRAILSNOW CRYSTALSPANISH SQUARESSPiDER'S WEBSPINNING HOUR GLASSSQUARE DANCESQUARES UPON SQUARESSTAR AND ARROWSTAR LANESTAR OF ERINSTAR OF MANY POINTSSTAR OF THE WESTSTARDUST QUILTSTARRY PATHSTORM AT SEASTRAIGHT FURROWSUGAR LOAFSUNBEAM AND SHADOWSUNDANCESUNNY LANESSUNSHINE AND SHADOWSUNSHINE AND STAINED GLASS

SWALLOWS ON A STARSYMMETRY IN MOTIONTAKING WINGTEA LEAFTETE-A-TETETEXAS ROSETENNESSEE PINE(A) THOUSAND PYRAMIDSTHRIFT BLOCK VARIATIONTIC TAC TOETINTED CHAINSTOAD IN A PUDDLETONGANOXIE NINE PATCHTO MARKET, TO MARKETTOWERS OF CAMELOTTREASURE CHESTTRIANGULAR TRIANGLETRIANGLES ASKEWTRIPLE SQUARETUMBLERSTUMBLING BLOCKSTURKISH PUZZLETUTTI FRUITYTWENTY TEESTWIN SISTERSTWIST PATCHWORKTWO IN ONE
  U TO Z 29  
UNDERGROUND RAILROADUPSTAIRS AND DOWNVENETIAN DESIGNVARIATION OF SAIL BOATSVBLOCKVORTEXWASHINGTON'S SIDEWALKSWASTE NOTWATERWHEELWEDDING QUILTWEST WINDWESTWARD HO!WHIRLING SQUAREWHITE MOUNTAINSWINGED ARROWWILD GOOSE CHASEWILD IRIS WINDBLOWN STARA WINDING TRAILWINDING WAYSWISHING RINGWONDER OF EGYPTWONDERS OF THE WORLDWORLD'S FAIR PUZZLEX-PATCH(THE) XQUISITEYBRIDGEYREKA SQUAREZ AND CROSS
JOMON POTTERY
Women's Prehistoric Geometry
A GARDEN 'TIS GEOMETRY
(Photo Slideshow)
HYMN TO DEMETER (Mythology)
(No one may enter here
who does not love geometry)
  
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