A quilt is not just a cozy bed covering: it is also a piece of art. The crafters that develop our quilts select top quality vibrant materials and organize them in a creative masterpiece. Pick from our selection of over 2 hundred handmade quilts for a quilt that perfectly matches your style.
Although the fabric pieces are stitched by machine to ensure tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics compose the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those 2 layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both heat as well as superb washing results.
You will discover our quilts to be reasonably generous in length and width. As a matter of fact, almost all of our quilts are generous enough to relieve the necessity for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights vary, every quilt's measurements is different. We list the quilt's measurements along with the calculated drop for you to compare to the measurements you are looking for. Please do your research ahead of purchasing!
Are our quilts washable?
Fortunately, our quilts are indeed machine-washable! We recommend complying with these standards for ideal handling results:
- Machine wash with cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use mild laundry detergent, such as liquid Cheer for colors (No bleach or bleach alternatives. No Woolite or fabric softener.) For the initial washing, include 1/2 cup vinegar and also 2 tbsps of salt in addition to the laundry soap. This natural home remedy protects against hemorrhage and also helps to establish the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt as soon as the washing machine stops to reduce creases as well as color-bleeding.
- Never put a quilt in the dryer! Line dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we certainly suggest washing.
Amish Homemade Quilt Trivia
Only a few people realize the magnitude of time and monotonous effort associated with producing a quilt. Quilt-making is a process which make consume 5—9 months
to finish. Creating a quilt calls for designing, scissoring, assembling, quilting, and binding. All in all, the entire amount of time to complete one quilt adds up to roughly 200—300 hours.