A quilt is not merely a comfortable blanket: it is also a piece of art. The artisans that develop our quilts select top quality colorful materials and organize them into a distinct masterpiece. Pick from our stock of over 2 hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that best matches your home design.
Though the pieces of fabric are stitched together by machine to make certain tighter sewing, 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, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both warmth and excellent washing results.
Almost all of our quilts are sizable enough to reduce the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as mattress heights are different, each quilt's overall size varies. We specify the quilt's measurements alongside the estimated drop for you to compare to the overall size you need. Definitely do your research prior to making a purchase!
Can you wash these quilts?
Yes, these quilts are undoubtedly machine-washable! We recommend the following standards for ideal handling results:
- Machine wash with cold water on gentle cycle.
- Use mild laundry detergent, such as liquid Cheer for colors (No bleach or bleach alternatives. No Woolite or fabric softener.) For the very first washing, add 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tbsps of salt along with the laundry soap. This natural home remedy protects against bleed as well as aids with protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt as soon as the washer finishes to lessen wrinkles and color-bleeding.
- Never put a quilt in the dryer! Line completely dry on a windy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we absolutely recommend washing.
Did you know?
Considering that many Amish and Mennonite women remain at home to look after their families, their jobs must fit their home life. Making quilts suits that requirement. Our team permits these ladies to work at their own personal pace to ensure they may properly take care of their family. For many women, making quilts is good therapy and also an outstanding past-time.