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Eight Point Star Quilt – Queen

$820.00

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 the most popular is the Eight Point Star. It includes a scalloped border and many 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 21 inches of drop per side.

Measures 102″ x 110″ long.

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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 just a comfy bed cover: it is also a masterpiece of art. The crafters that design our quilts choose high quality vivid materials and organize them in an attractive work of art. Select from our selection of over two hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that perfectly complements your home design.

Although the fabric pieces are stitched by machine to make sure tighter stitching, 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, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both heat as well as excellent washing results.

Just about all of our quilts are generous enough to eliminate the necessity for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights are different, each quilt's overall size differs. We specify the quilt's dimensions in addition to the determined drop for you to compare to the sizing you want. It is important to do your homework prior to buying!

Washing Quilts?

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

Did you know?

The occupation of lots of Amish and Mennonite women needs to correspond to their home life, given that they stay at home to care for their families. Making quilts fits that requirement. Our company allows these women to produce at their own pace to ensure that they can effectively maintain their household. For a lot of women, quilting is excellent therapy and a great past-time.

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