Versatile cottage core handmade runner or bed scarf, soft antique quilt recreated home decor textile versatile piece by anita spero design
It measures: 170", the quilt being about 80" by 50". So pretty on an outdoor bench or a bed. Great cozy lounge chair throw or bed scarf. This is meant to look well worn, cozy and imperfect with a draping effect. I wanted this to be a piece that you could throw onto a sofa, use as a table cover on any table or surface. like a very old heirloom piece, with a fresh twist. The main quilt is faded like a gypsy wagon blanket. There are small ruffles here and there made from vintage muslin, to add a new pattern.
I left some edges raw, but added homemade ruffle to the bottom edge of the side panels. The other side is a blue leafy vine pattern, which is just so shabby. meets country shack. Kind of inspired by a Lagenlook piece, but a dress for your home, not your body. The other side can be used also. Use this as a bed scarf for a cottage retreat appearance or lay it in a guest room for interest. . There may be a few stains or discoloration due to the age (around 1940). Cozy up around a fireplace, keep at a beach cabin or lake house. Great for your teen who will cuddle up in it and feel at peace in her happy home. Just knowing that such an old piece can still be reclaimed and remade, makes it such a one of a kind.