Simplistic in design but complex in detail, this Lincoln quilt is a reminder of days gone by.
A quilt is not only a comfortable bed cover: it is also a masterpiece of artwork. The crafters who make our quilts select quality vivid materials and organize them into a captivating work of art. Select from our selection of over two hundred Amish handmade quilts for a quilt that perfectly complements your home design.
While the pieces of fabric are stitched by machine to make certain 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 2 layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both warmth and also superb washing outcomes.
You will discover our quilts to be rather sizable in length and width. As a matter of fact, well-nigh of our quilts are generous enough to take care of the need for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights are different, each quilt's size differs as well. We specify the quilt's measurements in addition to the calculated drop for you to compare to the proportions you want. Kindly do your research prior to your purchase!
As a matter of fact, our quilts are certainly machine-washable! We suggest adhering to these standards for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Wash in a washing machine with only cold water on delicate 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, include 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tbsps of salt in addition to the laundry detergent. This home remedy prevents hemorrhage and assists in establishing the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt as soon as the washing machine stops to reduce creases and color-bleeding.
- Never put a quilt into the clothes dryer! Line dry on a windy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we definitely recommend washing.
Amish Homemade Quilt Facts
Due to the fact that many Amish and Mennonite women remain at home to care for their families, their occupations must coincide with their home life. Making quilts suits that need. Our team allows these women to work at their own personal pace to ensure they can appropriately look after their household. For many women, quilt-making is actually really good therapy and also an exceptional past-time.