A quilt is not just a relaxing bedspread: it is also a masterpiece of artwork. The crafters that create our quilts pick high quality vivid fabrics and arrange them into an attractive masterpiece. Pick from our stock of over 2 hundred handmade quilts for a quilt that best enhances your home design.
Although the fabric pieces are stitched by machine to guarantee tighter stitching, 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, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both heat and superb washing outcomes.
You will find our quilts to be rather large in length and width. Actuality, almost all of our quilts are large enough to overcome the need for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as mattress heights are different, each and every quilt's proportions is different. We specify the quilt's measurements with the estimated drop for you to compare to the dimensions you want to have. Please do your homework before purchasing!
Fortunately, these quilts are undoubtedly washable in a washing machine! We suggest the following standards for best results:
- Machine wash with completely cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use light laundry detergent, 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 detergent. This natural remedy protects against bleed as well as helps to establish the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washing machine stops to lessen wrinkles as well as color-bleeding.
- Never put a quilt into the clothes dryer! Line dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we certainly advise washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Trivia
Only a few people today understand the amount of time and monotonous labor connected with creating a quilt. Quilt-making is a process that make consume five to nine months
to complete. Building a quilt is based on designing, scissoring, combining, quilting, and binding. All told, the full amount of time to complete one quilt amounts to around 200 to 300 hours.