A quilt is not only a relaxing bed cover: it is also a masterpiece of artwork. The artisans who create our quilts select quality vivid materials and arrange them in an eye-catching masterpiece. Pick from our selection of over 2 hundred Amish handmade quilts for a quilt that best matches your taste.
Though the fabric pieces are stitched by machine to guarantee tighter sewing, 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, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat and excellent washing outcomes.
Almost all of our quilts are sizable enough to take care of the need for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights are different, each quilt's dimensions can be different. We specify the quilt's measurements with the determined drop for you to compare to the proportions you want to have. Kindly do your research ahead of buying!
Are our quilts washable?
As a matter of fact, these quilts are indeed washable in a washing machine! We suggest complying with these guidelines for best results:
- Wash in a washing machine with cold water on gentle cycle.
- Use mild 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 protects against hemorrhage and also helps to protect the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washing machine finishes to lessen wrinkles and also color-bleeding.
- Never ever put a quilt in the clothes dryer! Line completely dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we certainly recommend washing.
Amish Homemade Quilt Facts
Each and every step of the quilt-making process requires a specific lady's know-how. Each of our women specializes in either piecing or quilting. At the very least two ladies are entailed in making each quilt. The women who sew the tops with each other specialize in assembling certain quilt patterns. Considering that each quilter's stitches vary, only one lady does the quilting per quilt. This system permits each lady to become an expert in her work.