A quilt is not merely a cozy bed cover: it is also a piece of artwork. The artists who develop our quilts pick top quality colorful materials and arrange them in a creative masterpiece. Pick from our stock of over two hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that perfectly matches your taste.
Though the fabric pieces are stitched by machine to make sure tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton materials compose the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those two layers, however, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat and also exceptional washing results.
Most of our quilts are sizable enough to overcome the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights vary, each quilt's measurements can be different. We publish the quilt's dimensions together with the determined drop for you to compare to the dimensions you are looking for. Kindly do your research before your purchase!
Fortunately, our quilts are undoubtedly washable in a washing machine! We recommend adhering to these guidelines for best results:
- Wash in a washing machine with completely cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use only light laundry soap, 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 and also 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry detergent. This home remedy protects against hemorrhage as well as aids with protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washing machine quits to minimize wrinkles and also color-bleeding.
- Never put a quilt into the dryer! Line dry on a windy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we absolutely suggest washing.
Amish Homemade Quilt Trivia
Not many people realize the scope of time and tedious effort engaged in creating a quilt. Quilt-making is a process which make require 5 to 9 months
to finalize. Constructing a quilt requires designing, shearing, combining, quilting, and binding. When it's all said and done, the full amount of time to finish one quilt amounts to somewhere around 200 to 300 hours.