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Eight Point Star Quilt-Queen

$779.00

Measures 98″ x 111″ long.

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 the most popular is the Eight-Point Star. It includes a scalloped border and over 298 yards of hand quilting. This beautiful quilt was hand-quilted by one Amish or Mennonite woman to ensure uniform stitching. On a queen bed, this quilt will have 19 inches of drop per side.

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 only a relaxing bed covering: it is also a piece of artwork. The crafters that make our quilts pick top-notch colorful fabrics and organize them into a distinct masterpiece. Choose from our selection of over two hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that perfectly matches your style.

Though the pieces of fabric are stitched by machine to make sure tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those two layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both warmth as well as outstanding washing results.

Almost all of our quilts are generous enough to eliminate the necessity for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as mattress heights are different, each quilt's size can be different. We post the quilt's dimensions together with the calculated drop for you to compare to the overall size you need. Definitely do your homework prior to buying!

Can you wash these quilts?

Yes, these quilts are indeed machine-washable! We suggest the following guidelines for the best care of your heirloom quilt:

Did you know?

Because a lot of Amish and also Mennonite ladies remain at home to look after their families, their occupations must correspond to their home life. Our team enables these women to function at their own rate so that they may effectively care for their family.

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