A quilt is not merely a cozy bed cover: it is also a piece of artwork. The artists who design our quilts choose top-notch colorful fabrics and organize them in an appealing work of art. Select from our selection of over two hundred handmade quilts for a quilt that perfectly complements your home design.
Although the pieces of fabric are sewn with each other by machine to guarantee tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those two layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both warmth as well as excellent washing outcomes.
Most of our quilts are generous enough to overcome the necessity for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as mattress heights differ, each quilt's measurements varies. We list the quilt's dimensions in addition to the estimated drop for you to compare to the sizing you want. Please do your research ahead of making a purchase!
Can you wash these quilts?
Yes, these quilts are indeed machine-washable! We recommend the following standards for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Wash in a washing machine with completely cold water on delicate 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 and also 2 tablespoons of salt along with the laundry detergent. This home remedy prevents bleed as well as aids with protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washer quits to minimize creases and color-bleeding.
- Never place a quilt into the dryer! Line completely dry on a windy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we absolutely suggest washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Facts
Not many people know the amount of time and monotonous workmanship associated with creating a quilt. Producing a quilt is a process which make require 5 to 9 months
to accomplish. Crafting a quilt includes designing, cutting, piecing, quilting, and binding. When it's all said and done, the full amount of time to complete one quilt adds up to a staggering 200 to 300 hours.