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Schiffer Publishing Ltd, Atglen PA
For Immediate Release | November 2011
“Vintage Children’s Fabrics”
Author, Kay Hanauer, invites you to relive your childhood memories with favorite girls’ and boys’ themed fabrics dating back to the early 20th century. This collection includes nursery rhyme fabrics such as “This Little Piggy Went to the Market” and “Peter, Peter Pumpkin Eater”, as well as, more than 500 illustrated patterns.
Atglen P.A. — Enjoy this collection of more the 500 patterns of vintage children’s fabrics with patterns that range from the popular ABC’s to “Mary Had a Little Lamb”. A great variety of themes, designs, and colors are catalogued in this invaluable resource of vintage children’s fabrics that have never before been explored as extensively. Whether meant for a child’s pajamas or place on a feed sack, these beautifully designed fabrics come to life in this new book. Ten chapters highlight similar themes with displays ranging from Farm life to Trains, Planes, and Automobiles and other various childhood points of interest. Anyone who has a love of fabric history or nostalgia for childhood memories of yesteryears will enjoy adding this book to their collection.
Kay Hanauer has had a passion for collecting, art, quilts and fabric most of her life. She has donated quilts to a number of projects, has one in a museum in Missouri and another in a library in Indiana. Kay currently lives in Newburg, Indiana and spends time gardening, collecting, making quilts, and spending time with her family.
Kay’s book sells for $29.99 and can be purchased through the publisher at www.schifferbooks.com, your local bookseller, as well as various online retailers.
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd. is based in Atglen, PA on the Schiffer Book Farm. The company is known for publishing high quality Antique, Arts, Architecture, Lifestyle, and Military History books, as well as a successful line of children’s and ghost books. Schiffer Publishing is always looking for people to write books on new and related subjects. If you have an idea for a book please contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Size: 8 1/2 x 11
Illustrations: 500 color images
Binding: Soft Cover
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