A quilt is not just a comfy bed cover: it is also a piece of artwork. The artists that make our quilts pick top quality colorful fabrics and arrange them into a distinct masterpiece. Pick from our stock of over two hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that perfectly matches your style.
Although the pieces of fabric are stitched together by machine to guarantee tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics compose the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those 2 layers, however, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both warmth as well as excellent washing outcomes.
You will find our quilts to be rather large in length and width. Almost all of our quilts are generous enough to minimize the necessity for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as mattress heights vary, each quilt's overall size can be different as well. We post the quilt's measurements in addition to the calculated drop for you to compare to the sizing you are trying to find. Please do your measuring before purchasing!
Are our quilts washable?
As a matter of fact, our quilts are indeed washable in a washing machine! We recommend adhering to these guidelines for ideal handling results:
- Machine wash 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 soap. This home remedy prevents hemorrhage and assists in protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washing machine finishes to decrease wrinkles and also color-bleeding.
- Never place a quilt in the clothes dryer! Line dry on a windy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we absolutely advise washing.
Amish Homemade Quilt Trivia
The profession of many Amish and Mennonite mothers has to coincide with their home life, due to the fact that they remain at home to care for their households. Making quilts accommodates that need. Our company enables these ladies to create at their own rate so that they may effectively take care of their household. For a lot of women, making quilts is really good therapy and an excellent past-time.