A quilt is not only a cozy blanket: it is also a masterpiece of art. The crafters that create our quilts choose top-notch colorful materials and arrange them in an attractive masterpiece. Select from our stock of over two hundred Amish handmade quilts for a quilt that perfectly enhances your taste.
While the pieces of fabric are stitched by machine to make certain tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics compose the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched in between those 2 layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both warmth as well as outstanding washing outcomes.
The majority of our quilts are generous enough to relieve the necessity for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as mattress heights are different, each quilt's dimensions is different. You'll find we post the quilt's dimensions in conjunction with the estimated drop for you to compare to the dimensions you want to have. Please do your homework before your purchase!
Fortunately, our quilts are certainly machine-washable! We suggest complying with these guidelines for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Wash in a washing machine with cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use only light laundry detergent, such as liquid Cheer for colors (No bleach or bleach alternatives. No Woolite or fabric softener.) For the initial washing, add 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry detergent. This natural remedy protects against bleed and assists in protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washing machine finishes to lessen creases and color-bleeding.
- Never ever place a quilt into the clothes dryer! Line dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we absolutely recommend washing.
Did you know?
Given that many Amish as well as Mennonite ladies stay at home to look after their loved ones, their occupations need to correspond to their home life. Our company permits these women to function at their own rate so that they can appropriately care for their family.
A quilt is not merely a comfortable bed covering: it is also a masterpiece of art. The artists that develop our quilts select top-notch colorful fabrics and arrange them in an attractive work of art. Select from our selection of over two hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that best complements your taste.
While the fabric pieces are stitched by machine to ensure tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton materials compose the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched in between those two layers, however, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both warmth and excellent washing outcomes.
You will find our quilts to be really large in length and width. As a matter of fact, well-nigh of our quilts are generous enough to overcome the necessity for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights are different, each quilt's dimensions varies as well. We designate the quilt's measurements as well as the calculated drop for you to compare to the overall size you want. Definitely do your homework prior to your purchase!
As a matter of fact, our quilts are undoubtedly washable in a washing machine! We advise adhering to these standards for ideal handling results:
- Machine wash with completely 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 initial washing, include 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tbsps of salt along with the laundry soap. This natural remedy prevents bleed and also helps to protect the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt as soon as the washing machine stops to reduce creases and color-bleeding.
- Never ever place a quilt into the dryer! Line dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we certainly suggest washing.
Did you know?
Over the centuries, all sorts of procedures have been produced to make it less complicated for quilters to sew multi-angled quilts together. One of these techniques is named paper piecing, which is routinely used to put together the intricate angles of the Mariner's Compass quilts
. Paper piecing, as it name designates, uses a special paper pattern on which the fabric sections are sewn. The pattern leads the quilter to properly sew the pieces together so that the completed top will lie out flat. Methods such as this are a marvelous aid to our quilt-makers!