A quilt is not just a relaxing blanket: it is also a masterpiece of artwork. The crafters that develop our quilts select top quality vibrant materials and arrange them into a creative work of art. Pick from our selection of over 2 hundred Amish handmade quilts for a quilt that best matches your taste.
While the fabric pieces are stitched by machine to guarantee tighter sewing, 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, however, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both warmth and also exceptional washing outcomes.
You will discover our quilts to be really large in length and width. Most 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 sizing can be different. You'll find we post the quilt's measurements in conjunction with the calculated drop for you to compare to the dimensions you may need. Definitely do your measuring ahead of making a purchase!
As a matter of fact, our quilts are certainly machine-washable! We recommend adhering to these standards for best results:
- Wash in a washing machine with cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use light laundry detergent, such as liquid Cheer for colors (No bleach or bleach alternatives. No Woolite or fabric softener.) For the first washing, add 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry detergent. This home remedy avoids bleed and also assists in establishing the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washing machine finishes to reduce creases as well as color-bleeding.
- Never put a quilt in the clothes dryer! Line dry on a windy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we definitely recommend washing.
Did you know?
Not too many people realize the magnitude of time and monotonous effort associated with making a quilt. Building a quilt is a process that make take 5 to 9 months
to accomplish. Creating a quilt requires designing, scissoring, assembling, quilting, and binding. All told, the overall amount of time to finish one quilt adds up to roughly two hundred to three hundred hours.