pieced on the machine, quilted by machine and bound by hand; arrives in muslin dust bag screen-printed by hand with a golden Counterpane pony
35''L x 35''W
Why We Love This
"Baby quilt made from cotton sourced in the USA, Morocco and Burma. Features two woven Burmese longyyi and a worn-out Indian tapestry. Lined, backed and bound with 100% cotton. Inspired by road trips, looking at the stars, baby-making."
Pauline Boyd is a Los Angeles-based textile artist and designer who creates primarily freestyle quilts. She is the founder of Counterpane, a line of home goods and quilted works. Each Counterpane quilt is one of a kind and crafted using a self-taught, folk-based improvisational style. Pauline builds each quilt from found and repurposed textiles, with an emphasis on handmade or handwoven piecework. http://counterpanehandmade.com/
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