A quilt is not only a comfy bed covering: it is also a masterpiece of art. The artists who make our quilts pick top-notch vibrant materials and arrange them into a creative work of art. Select from our selection of over two hundred handmade quilts for a quilt that perfectly complements your style.
Although the fabric pieces are sewn with each other 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 in between those two layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both warmth and also superb washing results.
You will find our quilts to be rather large in length and width. As a matter of fact, well-nigh of our quilts are large enough to eliminate the need for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights differ, every quilt's proportions varies. You'll find we designate the quilt's dimensions with the calculated drop for you to compare to the dimensions you are trying to find. It is important to do your homework prior to your purchase!
Are our quilts washable?
Yes, these quilts are certainly machine-washable! We recommend the following standards for ideal handling results:
- Machine wash with only cold water on gentle cycle.
- Use only 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 home remedy avoids hemorrhage and aids with protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washer finishes to reduce wrinkles and also color-bleeding.
- Never ever put a quilt into the clothes dryer! Line dry on a windy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we definitely recommend washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Trivia
Each and every step of the quilt-making process needs a particular woman's proficiency. Each of our ladies focuses on either piecing or quilting. At least 2 ladies are entailed in making each quilt. The women who sew the tops with each other concentrate on assembling particular quilt patterns. Because each quilter's stitches vary, just one lady does the quilting per quilt. This system permits each lady to end up being an expert in her field.