A quilt is not merely a cozy blanket: it is also a piece of artwork. The crafters that design our quilts choose quality vibrant materials and organize them into a creative work of art. Choose from our selection of over two hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that best matches your style.
Although the fabric pieces are sewn together by machine to ensure tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched in between those two layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat and superb washing results.
Almost all of our quilts are generous enough to reduce the need for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as mattress heights are different, each quilt's size is different. You'll find we publish the quilt's measurements with the calculated drop for you to compare to the size you are looking for. It is important to do your homework ahead of buying!
Fortunately, these quilts are indeed washable in a washing machine! We advise the following guidelines for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Machine wash with completely cold water on gentle cycle.
- Use only light laundry soap, 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 and also 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry soap. This natural home remedy avoids hemorrhage and assists in protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washer finishes to decrease wrinkles and color-bleeding.
- Never place a quilt into the clothes dryer! Line completely dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we definitely suggest washing.
Did you know?
Few folks know the magnitude of time and laborious workmanship connected with making a quilt. Building a quilt is a process which make consume 5—9 months
to finish. Crafting a quilt is based on designing, scissoring, assembling, quilting, and binding. Altogether, the entire amount of time to finish one quilt adds up to close to 200 to 300 hours.