Jane Austen at Home Coverlet Quilt Kit

£195.00

Jane Austen Kit

2 in stock

Description

In stock and available to ship!

The fabric of Jane Austen’s home life is available for the first time ever. Riley Blake Designs has reproduced these beautiful floral prints to make this extraordinary part of British history available to everyone. To make this collection even more unique, we designed fabrics using music hand-written by Jane Austen, as well as passages from her personal letters. These treasured pieces of history are owned by Jane Austen’s House – an independent museum and charity in the UK. Join us in recreating this special Jane Austen coverlet quilt and other lovely projects for gifting or keeping.

The Jane Austen Coverlet Kit includes pattern, fabric, and acrylic template for quilt top and binding. Backing not included. Fabric featured is Jane Austen at Home. The coverlet is a reproduction of the one made by Jane, her sister Cassandra, and their mother. It is a medallion quilt with a large central motif cut as a diamond. This is surrounded by a 232 smaller diamonds and interconnected by spotted sashing. The outer border contains over 2500 smaller diamonds. The kit comes in a keepsake Jane Austen box. Finished coverlet size is approximately 80″ x 100″. Box size is 4″ x 12″ x 18″.