A quilt is not just a cozy bedspread: it is also a masterpiece of art. The crafters that create our quilts pick top-notch vivid materials and organize them in an eye-catching masterpiece. Select 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 materials compose the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched in between those 2 layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both heat and exceptional washing outcomes.
Most of our quilts are generous enough to eliminate the necessity for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights vary, each quilt's dimensions can be different. We publish the quilt's measurements in addition to the calculated drop for you to compare to the dimensions you are trying to find. It is important to do your research before buying!
Can you wash these quilts?
Yes, our quilts are certainly machine-washable! We recommend the following standards for best results:
- Machine wash with only cold water on gentle cycle.
- Use mild 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 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry soap. This natural home remedy avoids bleed and assists in protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washer quits to reduce wrinkles and color-bleeding.
- Never ever put a quilt into the clothes dryer! Line completely dry on a windy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we most definitely advise washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Trivia
Each step of the quilt-making process needs a particular woman's expertise. Each of our ladies concentrates on either piecing or quilting. At least 2 ladies are included in making each quilt. The women who sew the tops together focus on assembling certain quilt patterns. Given that each quilter's stitches are different, only one lady does the quilting per quilt. This system permits each lady to become a professional in her field.