A quilt is not just a comfortable bed covering: it is also a piece of art. The crafters who make our quilts select top quality colorful materials and arrange them into a captivating work of art. Select from our stock of over two hundred Amish handmade quilts for a quilt that best enhances your style.
Though the pieces of fabric are sewn with each other by machine to ensure tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton materials 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 warmth as well as superb washing outcomes.
Just about all of our quilts are sizable enough to relieve the necessity for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights differ, each quilt's dimensions differs. You'll find we publish the quilt's measurements alongside the determined drop for you to compare to the measurements you are looking for. Please do your research prior to your purchase!
Can you wash these quilts?
Yes, our quilts are indeed washable in a washing machine! We suggest the following standards for ideal handling results:
- Wash in a washing machine with only cold water on gentle cycle.
- Use light laundry soap, such as liquid Cheer for colors (No bleach or bleach alternatives. No Woolite or fabric softener.) For the initial washing, add 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry detergent. This natural home remedy prevents bleed as well as helps to establish the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washing machine stops to reduce wrinkles and color-bleeding.
- Never ever place a quilt into the dryer! Line completely dry on a windy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we definitely suggest washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Trivia
Few people recognize the amount of time and monotonous effort associated with creating a quilt. Quilt-making is a process that make consume five to nine months
to accomplish. Constructing a quilt requires designing, scissoring, piecing, quilting, and binding. Altogether, the full amount of time to complete one quilt totals roughly 200 to 300 hours.