A quilt is not only a comfy bed covering: it is also a piece of art. The artisans that make our quilts choose top-notch vibrant materials and arrange them into an appealing work of art. Pick from our selection of over 2 hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that best enhances your taste.
While the pieces of fabric are stitched with each other by machine to ensure 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 2 layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both heat and outstanding 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 dimensions varies. You'll find we post the quilt's measurements in addition to the determined drop for you to compare to the proportions you may need. Kindly do your research ahead of your purchase!
Yes, these quilts are indeed machine-washable! We recommend complying with these standards for best results:
- Machine wash with completely 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 initial washing, add 1/2 cup vinegar and 2 tablespoons of salt along with the laundry detergent. This natural home remedy stops hemorrhage and also helps to establish the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washing machine finishes to reduce wrinkles and also color-bleeding.
- Never place a quilt in the dryer! Line dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we most definitely advise washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Trivia
Not many people today comprehend the level of time and laborious workmanship engaged in making a quilt. Constructing a quilt is a process which make take five to nine months
to complete. Crafting a quilt includes designing, cutting, piecing, quilting, and binding. All told, the entire amount of time to finish one quilt adds up to around two hundred to three hundred hours.