I love vintage quilts. I am fortunate to have a few from both my side of the family and also from my husband’s family. My father’s grandmother and great grandmother were excellent quilt makers and I enjoy having a few from them. My husband’s grandmother made many quilts to pass on to future generations. I have passed on a few of these lovely quilts to my kids. I even love new quilts. Pottery Barn has some of the prettiest with beautiful colors to go with today’s decor. I can go through a Pottery Barn catalogue and always find at least half a dozen I would love! The quilt I have pictured was made by my great grandmother. I am not versed on quilts, but think it was called a Friendship Quilt. The names are of friends and family and are embroidered on each square. I love this because when unfolded it has every color imaginable with really pretty fabrics. I love reading all the names and can even remember a few of the women that I would have met when just a child. This is definitely a family treasure. I had my quilts packed up for safe keeping for many years and then finally realized that my kids are probably not going to put the “value” on them that I do so I pulled out a few to actually use and enjoy. Good thinking!