Textile Time Traveling on a Trip to Gettysburg

A quest for reproduction fabric reveals more than expected

Reproduction quilting cottons at The Sew’n Place. Photo by author.

On the hunt, I follow up on a tip from a quilter I know. Gettysburg. Yes, Gettysburg is the spot. Of course. It all makes sense. What better place to find fabric designed for time travelers, cloth which replicates the material and patterns of the past?