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Eight Point Star – queen

$779.00

Measures 100″ x 112″

The Eight-Point Star quilt is an intricate star pattern that traditionally allowed a woman to showcase her needlework skills. Precision is extremely important in piecing stars for a neat finished product! Out of the hundreds of star patterns, one of most popular is the Eight-Point Star. The Eight-Point Star quilt has a scalloped border all the way around and is very neatly hand-quilted by one Amish lady, which insures uniform stitches in 236 yards of hand-quilting. On a queen sized bed, this quilt will allow 20 inches of drop.

Homemade quilts combine the warmth of a bed cover with a unique story told by the quilters from Lancaster County, PA. Every homemade quilt is as unique as the family, busy mother or Amish ladies group who uses a needle and thimble to thread stitch on the quilt. Some quilts involve hundreds of hours and thousands of stitches to create a unique patchwork quilt that will last for generations.

When you peruse our HOMEMADE QUILTS you are shopping for an item that tells a story and adds meaning to your bedroom! Discover more about our unique patchwork quilts and the stories behind them

We have a lot of quilts! Want to see a gallery of the major patterns? Checkout our Common Amish Quilt Patterns.

A quilt is not just a comfortable bed covering: it is also a piece of artwork. The crafters that make our quilts select high quality vivid fabrics and arrange them into a creative work of art. Choose from our stock of over 2 hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that perfectly complements your style.

Though the pieces of fabric are stitched by machine to make certain tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those two layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both warmth and excellent washing outcomes.

You will find our quilts to be rather sizable in length and width. In fact, well-nigh of our quilts are sizable enough to relieve the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights differ, each quilt's dimensions differs as well. We list the quilt's measurements alongside the estimated drop for you to compare to the dimensions you are looking for. Please do your homework prior to buying!

Washing Quilts?

As a matter of fact, our quilts are certainly washable in a washing machine! We suggest the following guidelines for best results:

Amish Homemade Quilt Trivia

Because lots of Amish and also Mennonite ladies remain at home to look after their loved ones, their professions have to fit their home life. We enable these women to work at their own pace so that they may appropriately care for their loved ones.

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