A quilt is not only a comfy blanket: it is also a masterpiece of artwork. The crafters who make our quilts select top quality vibrant materials and arrange them into a creative work of art. Pick from our stock of over 2 hundred Amish handmade quilts for a quilt that best matches your style.
While the fabric pieces are stitched with each other by machine to ensure tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched in between those 2 layers, however, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat and outstanding washing results.
You will discover our quilts to be relatively generous in length and width. As a matter of fact, almost all of our quilts are large enough to relieve the need for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights vary, each quilt's sizing differs. You'll find we post the quilt's dimensions as well as the determined drop for you to compare to the dimensions you want to have. Kindly do your research before your purchase!
Are our quilts washable?
Yes, our quilts are undoubtedly washable in a washing machine! We suggest adhering to these standards for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Machine wash 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 very first washing, include 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tbsps of salt in addition to the laundry detergent. This natural home remedy protects against bleed and helps to establish the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washing machine finishes to lessen creases and also color-bleeding.
- Never ever put a quilt into the dryer! Line dry on a windy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we certainly suggest washing.
Did you know?
Not many folks comprehend the amount of time and tedious effort associated with making a quilt. Quilt-making is a process which make take 5 to 9 months
to finalize. Creating a quilt includes designing, cutting, combining, quilting, and binding. All in all, the total amount of time to complete one quilt adds up to close to 200 to 300 hours.