EmmasLovelyTreasures

Traditional Gee's Bend Quilting

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Emma Pettway

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Emma Pettway

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About EmmasLovelyTreasures

Sales 57
On Etsy since 2021

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  • Emma Pettway

    Owner

    I’m Emma Mooney Pettway, a Gee’s Bend Quilter. My favorite thing about making quilts is making people happy!

  • LaKarian Pettway

    Co-owner

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Last updated on Jan 12, 2021

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Last updated on May 10, 2022

Frequently asked questions

How do I freshen up my quilt?

Some of my quilts are older and were stored. You can freshen up your quilt before using it in your home by sitting it outside in the sun and a fresh breeze. One of the easiest ways to do this is to put it on a clothesline on a sunny day in the fresh air for at least an hour.

Can I wash my quilt?

Your handmade Gee’s Bend item requires special care to preserve it for generations to come. As some pieces may be older heirloom items, I recommend testing for colorfastness before washing. To do this, take a damp, white cloth and rub it against your quilt's colored fabrics. If there is any color transfer to the white cloth, washing the quilt may result in discoloration and fading.

If you complete the colorfastness test and there is no color transfer, wash on a gentle cycle using a mild, gentle detergent in cold water; or hand wash by submerging your quilt alone in soapy water, gently rinse, then repeat. Tumble dry, dry a drying rack, or hang it outside to air dry. Finish with iron set at the lowest setting, if desired.

I noticed a small stain on my quilt. What should I do?

Some older quilts may have spots or discoloration due to their age. Because of its delicate nature, cautiously spot clean your quilt only as needed, as it can remove color that comprises the original style and tone of the quilt that you may not be able to get back. If there are spots that you would like to remove, use a very small amount of a mild detergent and gently rub the area with a white soft cloth. Use extreme care when doing this. If you don't feel comfortable washing or spot cleaning your quilt, consider locating a qualified conservation or restoration service.

Where can I find other Gee's Bend Quilters on Etsy?

You can find links to all the verified Gee's Bend Maker's shops below. Please consider supporting one, or all of us! Thank you in advance!

https://www.etsy.com/featured/gees-bend