A quilt is not just a comfy bedspread: it is also a masterpiece of artwork. The artists who make our quilts pick top quality vibrant fabrics and organize them in an attractive work of art. Select from our stock of over 2 hundred Amish handmade quilts for a quilt that best enhances your taste.
While the fabric pieces are sewn together 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 in between those two layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat and superb washing results.
Most of our quilts are generous enough to relieve the necessity for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as mattress heights vary, each quilt's size differs. You'll find we list the quilt's dimensions with the estimated drop for you to compare to the proportions you want to have. Please do your research prior to making a purchase!
As a matter of fact, these quilts are undoubtedly washable in a washing machine! We advise complying with these guidelines for best results:
- Machine wash with cold water on gentle cycle.
- Use only 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 as well as 2 tablespoons of salt along with the laundry detergent. This natural remedy stops hemorrhage as well as assists in protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt as soon as the washing machine finishes to decrease creases and also color-bleeding.
- Never ever put a quilt into the dryer! Line completely dry on a windy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we definitely suggest washing.
Did you know?
For hundreds of years, various tactics have been perfected to make it much simpler for quilt-makers to sew multi-angled quilts together. One of these methods is paper piecing, which is commonly utilized to put together the complicated angles of the Mariner's Compass quilts
. Paper piecing, as it title indicates, uses an unique paper pattern on top of which the fabric cuts are sewn. The pattern directs the needleworker to perfectly sew the pieces together so that the finalized top will lie out evenly. Procedures such as this are an effective help to our quilters!