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Eight Point Star Quilt – Queen

$779.00

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 brown border and over 300 yards of hand quilting. This beautiful quilt was hand-quilted by Mrs. Enos Miller. On a queen bed, this quilt will have 21.5 inches of drop per side.

Measures 103″ wide x 113″ long.

 

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 blanket: it is also a piece of art. The artisans that make our quilts choose top-notch colorful materials and organize them into a distinct work of art. Choose from our selection of over two hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that best matches your home design.

Although the pieces of fabric are stitched by machine to make certain tighter stitching, 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, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat and also superb washing results.

You will discover our quilts to be relatively generous in length and width. In fact, well-nigh of our quilts are large enough to take care of the necessity for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as mattress heights differ, each quilt's overall size differs as well. We post the quilt's measurements alongside the estimated drop for you to compare to the dimensions you need. Please do your measuring ahead of making a purchase!

Can you wash these quilts?

Yes, our quilts are undoubtedly washable in a washing machine! We recommend complying with these standards for best results:

Did you know?

Not too many people know the extent of time and monotonous effort associated with creating a quilt. Quilt-making is a process which make take 5—9 months to finish. Making a quilt entails designing, scissoring, combining, quilting, and binding. Altogether, the overall amount of time to finish one quilt totals somewhere around two hundred to three hundred hours.

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