A quilt is not just a relaxing bedspread: it is also a piece of artwork. The artisans who develop our quilts pick top quality colorful materials and organize them into a creative masterpiece. Choose from our stock of over two hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that best complements your taste.
Although the pieces of fabric are stitched by machine to ensure tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton materials make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those 2 layers, however, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both warmth and also superb washing outcomes.
You will discover our quilts to be really sizable in length and width. In fact, most of our quilts are large enough to reduce the necessity for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights differ, every quilt's proportions can be different. We specify the quilt's measurements along with the determined drop for you to compare to the size you want. Please do your research prior to making a purchase!
Are our quilts washable?
As a matter of fact, these quilts are certainly machine-washable! We recommend complying with these guidelines for ideal handling results:
- Machine wash with completely cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use light 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 and 2 tablespoons of salt along with the laundry soap. This natural home remedy stops bleed as well as helps to establish the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt as soon as the washing machine finishes to reduce creases and color-bleeding.
- Never place a quilt into the dryer! Line dry on a windy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we definitely recommend washing.
Amish Homemade Quilt Facts
Scarcely any people comprehend the level of time and monotonous effort engaged in producing a quilt. Quilt-making is a process that make involve 5 to 9 months
to accomplish. Building a quilt calls for designing, shearing, combining, quilting, and binding. All in all, the complete amount of time to complete one quilt totals approximately 200—300 hours.