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Log Cabin Lone Star Quilt-King

$799.00

Measures 108″ x 110″ 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 green and tan Log Cabin patches. The quilt is initialed and dated and quilted with 278 yards of thread by one woman to ensure consistent stitching. On a king bed, this quilt will have a 15-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 cozy blanket: it is also a masterpiece of artwork. The crafters who create our quilts choose quality vivid fabrics and organize them in an appealing work of art. Choose from our selection of over two hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that best complements your style.

Although the fabric pieces are stitched by machine to make certain tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton materials make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched in between those two layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat and exceptional washing outcomes.

Almost all of our quilts are generous enough to relieve the necessity for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as mattress heights are different, each quilt's size is different. We post the quilt's measurements with the estimated drop for you to compare to the overall size you want to have. It is important to do your research before purchasing!

Washing Quilts?

Fortunately, these quilts are certainly machine-washable! We advise the following standards for the best care of your heirloom quilt:

Did you know?

The term handmade is generally used to define crafts created by a craftsman rather than a factory. Due to the fact that it is not mass-produced, each handmade quilt is special. However, not all the stitching in a handcrafted quilt is done manually. Just as the woodcrafter makes use of mechanical devices to produce his craftsmanship, our seamstresses utilize numerous devices to craft these quilts. The seamstress cuts her pieces with a rotary knife and also sew them together on the stitching machine. The quilter functions with merely needle, string, as well as thimble to quilt hundreds of little stitches throughout the quilt. Handmade is a gift: it is the gift of time as well as skill to produce a thing uniquely for you.

A quilt is not just a comfy bed covering: it is also a piece of art. The crafters who make our quilts pick top-notch colorful fabrics and organize them into an eye-catching masterpiece. Select from our selection of over 2 hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that perfectly enhances your home design.

While the pieces of fabric are stitched with each other by machine to make sure 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 and also exceptional washing outcomes.

You will find our quilts to be rather generous in length and width. The majority of our quilts are generous enough to reduce the necessity for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights are different, each quilt's dimensions differs as well. You'll find we designate the quilt's dimensions in addition to the calculated drop for you to compare to the overall size you need. Definitely do your measuring ahead of making a purchase!

Are our quilts washable?

Fortunately, our quilts are indeed washable in a washing machine! We recommend complying with these guidelines for best results:

Amish Homemade Quilt Facts

For hundreds of years, a lot of procedures have been perfected to make it easier for quilters to sew multi-angled quilts together. One of these methodologies is paper piecing, which is usually adopted to piece the challenging angles of the Mariner's Compass quilts. Paper piecing, as it title implies, uses a distinct paper pattern on which the material segments are sewn. The pattern directs the seamstress to properly sew the pieces together so that the completed top will lay out flat. Techniques such as this are a great support to our quilters!

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