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Eight Point Star – King

$899.00

The Eight Point Star Quilt is an intricate star pattern that traditionally allowed a woman to showcase her needlework skills. Precision is extremely important in piecing stars for a neat finished product! Out of the hundreds of star patterns, one of most popular is the Eight Point Star. It includes a scalloped border and is dated and initialed. On a king bed, this quilt will have 17.5 inches of drop per side.

Measures 113″ wide x 113″ long.

Homemade quilts combine the warmth of a bed cover with a unique story told by the quilters from Lancaster County, PA. Every homemade quilt is as unique as the family, busy mother or Amish ladies group who uses a needle and thimble to thread stitch on the quilt. Some quilts involve hundreds of hours and thousands of stitches to create a unique patchwork quilt that will last for generations.

When you peruse our HOMEMADE QUILTS you are shopping for an item that tells a story and adds meaning to your bedroom! Discover more about our unique patchwork quilts and the stories behind them

We have a lot of quilts! Want to see a gallery of the major patterns? Checkout our Common Amish Quilt Patterns.

A quilt is not merely a comfy bed covering: it is also a masterpiece of artwork. The artisans who make our quilts select quality vibrant materials and organize them in a captivating work of art. Select from our stock of over two hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that best complements your taste.

Although the fabric pieces are stitched by machine to guarantee tighter sewing, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched in between those 2 layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both warmth and also superb washing results.

Almost all of our quilts are large enough to overcome the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as mattress heights are different, each quilt's overall size differs. You'll find we specify the quilt's dimensions with the determined drop for you to compare to the size you are trying to find. It is important to do your measuring ahead of buying!

Are our quilts washable?

As a matter of fact, our quilts are undoubtedly washable in a washing machine! We advise complying with these standards for the best care of your heirloom quilt:

Amish Handmade Quilt Trivia

Few people today recognize the extent of time and laborious labor involved in creating a quilt. Quilt-making is a process that make require five to nine months to complete. Making a quilt incorporates designing, cutting, piecing, quilting, and binding. Altogether, the total amount of time to finish one quilt adds up to close to two hundred to three hundred hours.

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