A quilt is not merely a relaxing blanket: it is also a piece of artwork. The crafters who develop our quilts choose high quality vivid fabrics and arrange them into a creative work of art. Choose from our stock of over 2 hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that best matches your style.
While the fabric pieces are stitched by machine to ensure tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton materials make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched in between those 2 layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both heat and exceptional washing outcomes.
You will discover our quilts to be really generous in length and width. Most of our quilts are generous enough to overcome the necessity for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights are different, each quilt's dimensions varies. We publish the quilt's measurements together with the determined drop for you to compare to the overall size you are trying to find. It is important to do your research before buying!
As a matter of fact, our quilts are undoubtedly machine-washable! We suggest the following standards for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Machine wash with completely cold water on gentle cycle.
- Use light laundry soap, such as liquid Cheer for colors (No bleach or bleach alternatives. No Woolite or fabric softener.) For the initial washing, include 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tbsps of salt in addition to the laundry soap. This natural remedy stops bleed and aids with establishing the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washer stops to reduce creases and color-bleeding.
- Never put a quilt in the clothes dryer! Line dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we certainly suggest washing.
Amish Homemade Quilt Facts
Each step of the quilt-making process needs a certain woman's know-how. Every one of our ladies specializes in either assembling or quilting. At least two ladies are included in making each quilt. The ladies who stitch the tops with each other focus on assembling particular quilt patterns. Considering that each quilter's stitches differ, only one lady does the quilting per quilt. This system enables each lady to end up being a professional in her work.