A quilt is not merely a cozy bedspread: it is also a masterpiece of art. The crafters that make our quilts select top-notch vivid materials and arrange them into an attractive work of art. Select from our stock of over 2 hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that best matches your home design.
Though the fabric pieces are sewn together 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 2 layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both warmth as well as superb washing results.
You will discover our quilts to be remarkably sizable in length and width. The majority of our quilts are generous enough to overcome the need for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights differ, each quilt's size differs. We designate the quilt's measurements alongside the estimated drop for you to compare to the dimensions you are trying to find. Please do your research before your purchase!
Can you wash these quilts?
Fortunately, our quilts are certainly machine-washable! We advise the following standards for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Machine wash with completely cold water on gentle cycle.
- Use mild laundry detergent, such as liquid Cheer for colors (No bleach or bleach alternatives. No Woolite or fabric softener.) For the very first washing, add 1/2 cup vinegar and 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry soap. This natural remedy avoids bleed as well as assists in protecting 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 in the dryer! Line dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we certainly advise washing.
Did you know?
Because a lot of Amish and Mennonite ladies remain at home to care for their loved ones, their professions need to correspond to their home life. We enable our ladies to operate at their own pace so that they can adequately care for their loved ones.
A quilt is not just a comfortable bed cover: it is also a masterpiece of art. The crafters who create our quilts pick high quality vivid materials and organize them into an eye-catching work of art. Pick from our selection of over 2 hundred Amish handmade quilts for a quilt that perfectly complements your taste.
Although the fabric pieces are stitched by machine to guarantee tighter sewing, 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, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat as well as superb washing results.
Just about all of our quilts are sizable enough to relieve the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights differ, each quilt's proportions can be different. We list the quilt's dimensions in addition to the calculated drop for you to compare to the measurements you are trying to find. It is important to do your measuring ahead of purchasing!
Can you wash these quilts?
Yes, these quilts are certainly washable in a washing machine! We recommend adhering to these guidelines for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Machine wash with only 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 as well as 2 tablespoons of salt along with the laundry soap. This home remedy avoids hemorrhage and also helps to protect the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washing machine quits to minimize wrinkles and color-bleeding.
- Never ever place a quilt into the clothes dryer! Line completely dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we definitely suggest washing.
Did you know?
Every step of the quilt-making process requires a certain lady's competence. Each of our women specializes in either assembling or quilting. At the very least 2 ladies are involved in making each quilt. The ladies who sew the tops with each other concentrate on piecing particular quilt patterns. Given that each quilter's stitches differ, only one lady does the quilting per quilt. This system enables each woman to come to be a specialist in her work.