For Margaret, and all the other Jane Austen fans who are quilters ...
An interest in Jane Austen and in quilts are not strangers, and Barbara Brackman brings them together in her 2014 block-of-the-week blog, Austen Family Album. The first block pattern will be published today (perhaps in a few hours since she is in the US) ... while you wait there are some introductory posts to whet your appetite, and many links to related material.
Katrina Hajimichael's blog posts on her Jane Austen Quilt Collection - a series of quilts she has designed and teaches, based on locations in Jane Austen's novels. If you are interested in them, you might want to follow up on Katrina's show and tell day at Kim Bradley Creations (Castle Hill), on Sunday 4th May 2014.
Jane Austen Quilts Inspired by Her Novels, by Karen Gloeggler was published by the American Quilt Society in September 2013.
A Pinterest board of quilts associated with the works of Jane Austen.