A quilt is not just a comfortable blanket: it is also a masterpiece of artwork. The crafters that create our quilts select top quality vivid fabrics and organize them into an eye-catching work of art. Pick from our stock of over two hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that perfectly matches your style.
While the pieces of fabric are sewn together by machine to make sure tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics compose the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those two layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both heat and exceptional washing results.
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 differ, each quilt's sizing differs. You'll find we post the quilt's dimensions together with the calculated drop for you to compare to the proportions you may need. Please do your measuring before buying!
Fortunately, these quilts are undoubtedly machine-washable! We suggest adhering to these guidelines for ideal handling results:
- Machine wash with cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use light 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 also 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry soap. This natural home remedy protects against bleed and assists in protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washing machine quits to lessen creases and also color-bleeding.
- Never ever place a quilt in the clothes dryer! Line dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we definitely advise washing.
Did you know?
Over the centuries, many types of procedures have been cultivated to make it much simpler for quilters to sew multi-angled quilts together. One of these techniques is paper piecing, which is routinely employed to assemble the elaborate points of the Mariner's Compass quilt
. Paper piecing, as it name signifies, uses a distinct paper pattern onto which the material segments are stitched. The pattern guides the quilter to correctly stitch the pieces together so that the finished top will lay out flat. Tactics such as this are a marvelous aid to our quilt-makers!