A quilt is not just a comfortable bed cover: it is also a piece of artwork. The crafters that develop our quilts select top-notch vibrant materials and organize them into a distinct work of art. Select from our stock of over 2 hundred Amish handmade quilts for a quilt that best matches your home design.
Although the pieces of fabric are stitched together by machine to ensure tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton materials compose the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those two layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat and exceptional washing results.
You will find our quilts to be relatively large in length and width. In fact, nearly all of our quilts are generous enough to take care of the necessity for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights are different, each quilt's measurements varies as well. We post the quilt's dimensions alongside the calculated drop for you to compare to the sizing you are trying to find. Please do your homework before making a purchase!
Fortunately, these quilts are indeed machine-washable! We suggest complying with these standards for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Wash in a washing machine with cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use only light laundry detergent, such as liquid Cheer for colors (No bleach or bleach alternatives. No Woolite or fabric softener.) For the very first washing, include 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tbsps of salt along with the laundry soap. This home remedy stops hemorrhage and also helps to establish the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt as soon as the washing machine finishes to lessen creases and also color-bleeding.
- Never place a quilt into the dryer! Line dry on a windy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we most definitely recommend washing.
Did you know?
Our designers have a remarkably significant responsibility. They possess the significant assignment of picking complimentary fabric materials from an enormous choice of fabric materials offered by numerous fabric artists and companies. Each material chosen is integral to the final visual appeal of the quilt. The artisan behind this quilt did an admirable job of choosing pleasing fabrics that balance each other and correlate very well. That is why then we call a quilt a piece of art!