A quilt is not just a comfortable bedspread: it is also a piece of art. The crafters who make our quilts pick top-notch vivid fabrics and organize them into a distinct masterpiece. Choose from our stock of over 2 hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that perfectly matches your home design.
Although the fabric pieces are stitched together by machine to make certain tighter sewing, 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, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both warmth as well as superb washing outcomes.
The majority of our quilts are large enough to take care of the necessity for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights are different, each quilt's dimensions differs. You'll find we specify the quilt's measurements along with the calculated drop for you to compare to the overall size you want. Definitely do your research ahead of making a purchase!
As a matter of fact, our quilts are certainly machine-washable! We advise the following guidelines for best results:
- Wash in a washing machine with cold water on gentle cycle.
- Use mild laundry soap, such as liquid Cheer for colors (No bleach or bleach alternatives. No Woolite or fabric softener.) For the first washing, include 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tablespoons of salt along with the laundry soap. This natural remedy protects against bleed as well as helps to establish the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt as soon as the washing machine finishes to lessen wrinkles and color-bleeding.
- Never ever place a quilt into the clothes dryer! Line completely dry on a windy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we most definitely recommend washing.
Amish Homemade Quilt Facts
Only a few people grasp the level of time and tedious effort associated with making a quilt. Quilt-making is a process that make consume five to nine months
to accomplish. Making a quilt is based on designing, shearing, piecing, quilting, and binding. All in all, the complete amount of time to complete one quilt totals somewhere around 200 to 300 hours.