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How Light Destroys Textiles

Textiles, like everything else on this planet, are in a state of decay.  We can do things to slow down the process, and damage can sometimes be repaired.  Many things besides light exposure cause textiles to deteriorate: acids, dirt, bacteria, insects, fabric dyes and mordents are some of the usual suspects.  Light damage is often the […]

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How To Store Quilts Like A Pro

Are you fortunate enough to possess a wonderful old family quilt, but aren’t sure how to best care for it?  With some basic knowledge and a few simple steps, your quilt can be preserved for generations to come. CLEAN HANDS!  Before you handle the quilt, wash you hands with something like plain unscented dish detergent. […]

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