A quilt is not just a relaxing bedspread: it is also a masterpiece of artwork. The crafters who develop our quilts choose high quality colorful materials and arrange them in an eye-catching masterpiece. Select from our stock of over two hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that best matches your style.
Although the pieces of fabric are stitched by machine to guarantee tighter stitching, 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 warranties both warmth and exceptional washing results.
Just about all of our quilts are generous enough to reduce the need for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights differ, each quilt's proportions is different. We post the quilt's dimensions as well as the calculated drop for you to compare to the dimensions you may need. Kindly do your homework before buying!
Can you wash these quilts?
Yes, our quilts are indeed machine-washable! We recommend complying with these guidelines for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Wash in a washing machine with cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use light laundry detergent, such as liquid Cheer for colors (No bleach or bleach alternatives. No Woolite or fabric softener.) For the very first washing, add 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry detergent. This natural remedy prevents bleed as well as helps to establish the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt as soon as the washing machine quits to lessen wrinkles as well as color-bleeding.
- Never put a quilt in the dryer! Line completely dry on a windy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we definitely advise washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Facts
Every step of the quilt-making process calls for a certain lady's expertise. Every one of our ladies specializes in either piecing or quilting. At the very least 2 ladies are involved in making each quilt. The ladies that stitch the tops together concentrate on assembling particular quilt patterns. Since each quilter's stitches differ, just one lady does the quilting per quilt. This system allows each woman to become a specialist in her field.