1995 "First Edition" stated; Harper Collins Publishers; hardbound with tan and shadow brown boards and gilt lettering on spine; very good condition, appears unread; very decorative dust jacket very good.
When an antique bridal quilt appears under mysterious circumstances at the vintage clothing shop where Rachel Grant works, she is fascinated. ..Rachel had never been able to resist the allure of finely crafted textiles from times gone by. Her research into women's crafts led her to believe that through the ages women had woven protective magic into the fabric of all they fashioned for their rites of passage: birth, marriage, and death.
It never occurred to Rachel that the same power used to protect could also be used to harm. But day by day she saw and felt the power gorw - the quilt was influencing her thoughts, her actions. And this was not the benign white magic of her imagination...