A quilt is not just a comfortable blanket: it is also a piece of art. The crafters who develop our quilts choose quality vivid materials and arrange them in an appealing work of art. Pick from our selection of over two hundred handmade quilts for a quilt that perfectly enhances your home design.
Though the pieces of fabric are stitched together by machine to ensure tighter sewing, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those 2 layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both warmth and outstanding washing results.
You will discover our quilts to be relatively sizable in length and width. Almost all of our quilts are generous enough to take care of the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights vary, each quilt's sizing can be different as well. You'll find we list the quilt's measurements as well as the determined drop for you to compare to the measurements you want. Definitely do your research ahead of buying!
Can you wash these quilts?
Yes, our quilts are certainly machine-washable! We advise adhering to these guidelines for best results:
- Machine wash with only 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 very first washing, include 1/2 cup vinegar and also 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry soap. This home remedy prevents bleed and also helps to protect the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washer quits to reduce creases as well as color-bleeding.
- Never put a quilt into the dryer! Line dry on a windy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we most definitely recommend washing.
Amish Homemade Quilt Trivia
Not many people today understand the scope of time and monotonous workmanship associated with making a quilt. Quilt-making is a process that make involve five to nine months
to accomplish. Constructing a quilt is based on designing, shearing, piecing, quilting, and binding. All told, the full amount of time to complete one quilt amounts to somewhere around two hundred to three hundred hours.