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Eight Point Star Quilt – King

$865.00

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 448 yards of hand quilting and is dated and initialed. On a king bed, this quilt will have 18.5 inches of drop per side.

Measures 115″ wide x 116″ 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 comfortable blanket: it is also a piece of art. The crafters that develop our quilts pick high quality vivid fabrics and arrange them in a captivating work of art. Choose from our selection of over two hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that perfectly matches your home design.

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

The majority of our quilts are generous enough to overcome the need for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as mattress heights vary, each quilt's measurements differs. We publish the quilt's measurements alongside the determined drop for you to compare to the sizing you need. Kindly do your measuring prior to buying!

Can you wash these quilts?

Yes, our quilts are undoubtedly washable in a washing machine! We recommend adhering to these standards for the best care of your heirloom quilt:

Amish Homemade Quilt Trivia

Not many folks grasp the amount of time and laborious labor associated with making a quilt. Building a quilt is a process that make involve five to nine months to complete. Creating a quilt requires designing, cutting, assembling, quilting, and binding. In all, the full amount of time to complete one quilt amounts to close to two hundred to three hundred hours.

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