A quilt is not merely a cozy bed cover: it is also a masterpiece of art. The artisans that create our quilts choose top-notch vivid fabrics and arrange them in a captivating masterpiece. Choose from our stock of over two hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that perfectly enhances your taste.
Although the fabric pieces are stitched by machine to make certain tighter sewing, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched in between those two layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both warmth as well as exceptional washing results.
Most of our quilts are large enough to relieve the necessity for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as mattress heights are different, each quilt's measurements varies. We post the quilt's dimensions along with the determined drop for you to compare to the dimensions you are looking for. Kindly do your research before purchasing!
Are our quilts washable?
Fortunately, our quilts are undoubtedly washable in a washing machine! We advise the following standards for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Wash in a washing machine with cold water on gentle cycle.
- Use only mild laundry soap, 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 and 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry soap. This home remedy avoids hemorrhage as well as helps to protect the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washing machine finishes to decrease wrinkles as well as color-bleeding.
- Never ever put a quilt into the dryer! Line dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we most definitely recommend washing.
Did you know?
Each and every step of the quilt-making process needs a certain lady's expertise. Every one of our women focuses on either piecing or quilting. Consequently, at the very least 2 ladies are associated with making each quilt. The ladies that stitch the tops with each other specialize in assembling particular quilt patterns. Because each quilter's stitches vary, just one lady does the quilting per quilt. This system permits each lady to become a specialist in her work.
A quilt is not merely a cozy bed covering: it is also a masterpiece of art. The artists who develop our quilts select high quality vibrant materials and arrange them in an appealing masterpiece. Pick from our stock of over two hundred handmade quilts for a quilt that best complements your home design.
Although the pieces of fabric are stitched together by machine to ensure tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched in between those 2 layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat and exceptional washing outcomes.
You will discover our quilts to be reasonably sizable in length and width. In fact, almost all of our quilts are large enough to relieve the necessity for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights are different, each quilt's measurements can be different as well. You'll find we post the quilt's measurements in conjunction with the estimated drop for you to compare to the overall size you are looking for. Please do your measuring prior to your purchase!
Yes, our quilts are indeed machine-washable! We advise adhering to these standards for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Machine wash with cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use light laundry detergent, 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 and 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry detergent. This home remedy prevents hemorrhage and assists in protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washer stops to reduce creases as well as color-bleeding.
- Never ever put a quilt in the dryer! Line completely dry on a windy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we certainly suggest washing.
Did you know?
For hundreds of years, various kinds of strategies have been developed to make it more convenient for quilt-makers to stitch multi-angled quilts together. One of these methods is named paper piecing, which is frequently utilized to piece the challenging edges of the Mariner's Compass quilts
. Paper piecing, as it title signifies, uses a particular paper pattern on which the cloth sections are stitched. The pattern directs the seamstress to perfectly assemble the pieces together so that the finalized top will lay out flat. Methods such as this are a very good support to our quilt-makers!