A quilt is not merely a comfy blanket: it is also a piece of art. The artists who make our quilts choose top-notch colorful materials and organize them in a captivating work of art. Select from our stock of over 2 hundred Amish handmade quilts for a quilt that perfectly complements your style.
Though the fabric pieces are stitched by machine to guarantee 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 2 layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both heat as well as superb washing results.
Almost all 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. You'll find we list the quilt's measurements alongside the estimated drop for you to compare to the dimensions you may need. Definitely do your research ahead of making a purchase!
Are our quilts washable?
Yes, these quilts are certainly washable in a washing machine! We advise complying with these standards for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Wash in a washing machine 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, include 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry detergent. This natural home remedy avoids hemorrhage as well as assists in establishing the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washing machine stops to lessen wrinkles and also color-bleeding.
- Never ever place a quilt in the dryer! Line completely dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we absolutely recommend washing.
Amish Homemade Quilt Trivia
It is crucial that the quilt you order is a correct fit for your bed. Every quilt's proportions are different. Evaluate your dimensions by measuring the side of your bed from the top of the mattress to the length you want. Do your homework ahead of purchasing!
A quilt is not only a comfy bed cover: it is also a piece of art. The artisans who make our quilts choose quality vivid fabrics and organize them in a captivating work of art. Select from our selection of over two hundred handmade quilts for a quilt that best enhances your style.
Though the fabric pieces are stitched by machine to ensure 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 two layers, however, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both warmth and superb washing results.
You will find our quilts to be really sizable in length and width. Actuality, almost all of our quilts are sizable enough to overcome the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as mattress heights vary, each quilt's sizing is different. You'll find we post the quilt's measurements as well as the calculated drop for you to compare to the size you are looking for. Please do your measuring before your purchase!
Can you wash these quilts?
Fortunately, our quilts are indeed washable in a washing machine! We suggest the following standards for ideal handling results:
- Machine wash with only cold water on gentle 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 along with the laundry detergent. This natural home remedy protects against bleed and aids with establishing the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt as soon as the washing machine finishes to reduce creases as well as color-bleeding.
- Never place a quilt in the clothes dryer! Line completely dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we definitely recommend washing.
Did you know?
Every step of the quilt-making process needs a certain woman's experience. Each of our women specializes in either piecing or quilting. At the very least two ladies are entailed in making each quilt. The women who sew the tops with each other specialize in piecing particular quilt patterns. Given that each quilter's stitches differ, only one lady does the quilting per quilt. This system enables each lady to become a specialist in her work.