A quilt is not merely a comfortable blanket: it is also a piece of art. The artists that design our quilts select high quality vibrant fabrics and arrange them in an eye-catching masterpiece. Pick from our stock of over 2 hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that perfectly matches your style.
Although the fabric pieces are stitched by machine to guarantee tighter sewing, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton materials make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those 2 layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both heat and superb washing outcomes.
You will discover our quilts to be really generous in length and width. The majority of our quilts are generous enough to do away with the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights differ, each quilt's measurements is different as well. We publish the quilt's measurements with the determined drop for you to compare to the sizing you want. Kindly do your homework prior to your purchase!
Can you wash these quilts?
As a matter of fact, our quilts are indeed machine-washable! We recommend complying with these guidelines for ideal handling 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 first washing, add 1/2 cup vinegar and also 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry detergent. This natural home remedy stops hemorrhage and aids with protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washing machine finishes to lessen wrinkles and also color-bleeding.
- Never ever put a quilt into the clothes dryer! Line completely dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we certainly recommend washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Facts
Not many folks realize the extent of time and laborious labor involved in making a quilt. Quilt-making is a process which make require 5—9 months
to complete. Crafting a quilt consists of designing, cutting, combining, quilting, and binding. All told, the total amount of time to complete one quilt adds up to around 200—300 hours.