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Eight Point Star Quilt-Queen

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$679.00

Measures 103″ wide x 113″ 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 most popular is the Eight-Point Star. It includes a scalloped brown border and over 330 yards of hand quilting. On a queen bed, this quilt will have 18 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 merely a cozy bed cover: it is also a piece of artwork. The artists that design our quilts select top-notch colorful materials and organize them in an appealing masterpiece. Select from our stock of over 2 hundred Amish handmade quilts for a quilt that perfectly matches your taste.

Though the pieces of fabric are stitched with each other by machine to guarantee tighter sewing, 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 two layers, however, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both warmth as well as excellent washing results.

You will discover our quilts to be remarkably generous in length and width. The majority of our quilts are generous enough to remove the necessity for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights differ, each quilt's proportions is different as well. You'll find we list the quilt's measurements together with the calculated drop for you to compare to the size you want to have. Kindly do your homework ahead of your purchase!

Are our quilts washable?

As a matter of fact, our quilts are undoubtedly washable in a washing machine! We advise complying with these standards for the best care of your heirloom quilt:

Amish Homemade Quilt Facts

Not too many people comprehend the level of time and monotonous effort engaged in creating a quilt. Quilt-making is a process which make consume 5—9 months to finish. Building a quilt consists of designing, cutting, piecing, quilting, and binding. All in all, the total amount of time to complete one quilt adds up to roughly two hundred to three hundred hours.

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