A quilt is not only a cozy bed cover: it is also a piece of art. The artisans that design our quilts choose quality colorful materials and arrange them in an appealing masterpiece. Pick from our selection of over two hundred Amish handmade quilts for a quilt that perfectly enhances your taste.
While the fabric pieces are stitched by machine to guarantee tighter sewing, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton materials compose the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those 2 layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat and outstanding washing results.
You will find our quilts to be remarkably sizable in length and width. Almost all of our quilts are generous enough to minimize the necessity for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights differ, each quilt's overall size is different as well. You'll find we specify the quilt's dimensions in addition to the calculated drop for you to compare to the proportions you may need. Definitely do your measuring before buying!
Can you wash these quilts?
Fortunately, these quilts are certainly machine-washable! We suggest adhering to these guidelines for best results:
- Machine wash with only cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use mild laundry detergent, 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 tbsps of salt along with the laundry soap. This home remedy prevents hemorrhage and aids with protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washer stops to decrease creases and also color-bleeding.
- Never ever place a quilt in the dryer! Line dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we definitely advise washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Facts
Each step of the quilt-making process needs a specific lady's proficiency. Every one of our women specializes in either assembling or quilting. At the very least 2 ladies are involved in making each quilt. The ladies who stitch the tops together concentrate on piecing certain quilt patterns. Given that each quilter's stitches vary, just one lady does the quilting per quilt. This system permits each lady to become an expert in her work.