Over the years, quilting has gone from being a necessity to more of a decorative pursuit. Many of us still have beds adorned with patchwork quilts. They may not be family heirlooms, but they fondly remind us of a simpler time. Maybe that’s why quilts have remained so well loved over the centuries and why patchwork items remain a favorite home décor trend.
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Today’s patchwork creations are not like your great-grandmother’s handiwork. The colors, designs and materials used are a whimsical and fresh take on the time-honored craft. The good news is they still convey that warm, homespun feeling that makes them a perennial classic.