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Log Cabin Lone Star- Queen

$699.00

Measures 98″ x 111″ long.

A handmade Amish quilt makes a comfortable bed spread and a family heirloom to be passed from generation to generation. Each quilt is handmade with love by one of our fine quilters. A large center star pops out between black and beige Log Cabin patches. The quilt is initialed and dated and quilted with over 400 yards of thread by one woman to ensure consistent stitching. On a queen bed, this quilt will have a 19-inch drop per side.

Homemade quilts combine the warmth of a bed cover with a unique story told by the quilters from Lancaster County, PA. Every homemade quilt is as unique as the family, busy mother or Amish ladies group who uses a needle and thimble to thread stitch on the quilt. Some quilts involve hundreds of hours and thousands of stitches to create a unique patchwork quilt that will last for generations.

When you peruse our HOMEMADE QUILTS you are shopping for an item that tells a story and adds meaning to your bedroom! Discover more about our unique patchwork quilts and the stories behind them

We have a lot of quilts! Want to see a gallery of the major patterns? Checkout our Common Amish Quilt Patterns.

A quilt is not just a comfortable bed covering: it is also a piece of artwork. The artists who develop our quilts choose quality colorful fabrics and organize them in a distinct work of art. Pick from our selection of over two hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that best enhances your taste.

While the fabric pieces are stitched by machine to guarantee tighter sewing, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics compose the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched in between those two layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both warmth as well as exceptional washing outcomes.

You will discover our quilts to be reasonably large in length and width. Actuality, nearly all of our quilts are large enough to eliminate the necessity for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights are different, each quilt's measurements differs. We designate the quilt's dimensions with the calculated drop for you to compare to the size you are looking for. Kindly do your homework ahead of your purchase!

Washing Quilts?

As a matter of fact, our quilts are certainly machine-washable! We suggest adhering to these standards for ideal handling results:

Amish Homemade Quilt Trivia

Over the centuries, various kinds of solutions have been cultivated to make it easier for quilt-makers to sew multi-angled quilts together. One of these techniques is paper piecing, which is often applied to compose the elaborate edges of the Mariner's Compass quilts. Paper piecing, as it name specifies, uses a particular paper pattern onto which the fabric sections are sewn. The pattern leads the needleworker to correctly sew the pieces together so that the finished top will lie out evenly. Methods of this sort as this are a tremendous aid to our quilt-makers!

A quilt is not merely a comfy bedspread: it is also a masterpiece of artwork. The crafters that design our quilts choose quality vivid fabrics and organize them in a creative masterpiece. Choose from our stock of over two hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that best enhances your home design.

While the fabric pieces are stitched with each other by machine to ensure tighter sewing, 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, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both warmth as well as outstanding washing results.

You will discover our quilts to be remarkably generous in length and width. Almost all of our quilts are generous enough to remove the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as mattress heights vary, every quilt's sizing can be different. We list the quilt's measurements alongside the determined drop for you to compare to the dimensions you want. Definitely do your homework before buying!

Can you wash these quilts?

Fortunately, our quilts are indeed washable in a washing machine! We recommend adhering to these standards for the best care of your heirloom quilt:

Amish Handmade Quilt Facts

Not too many folks know the level of time and monotonous labor engaged in producing a quilt. Quilt-making is a process which make consume five to nine months to complete. Creating a quilt necessitates designing, cutting, piecing, quilting, and binding. In all, the entire amount of time to complete one quilt amounts to around 200 to 300 hours.

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