A quilt is not only a comfy blanket: it is also a piece of art. The crafters that design our quilts choose quality vibrant fabrics and organize them in an attractive masterpiece. Select from our stock of over two hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that perfectly enhances 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 compose the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those two layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both warmth and also outstanding washing outcomes.
You will find our quilts to be rather sizable in length and width. Actuality, almost all of our quilts are large enough to overcome the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as mattress heights are different, each quilt's dimensions is different as well. We designate the quilt's dimensions with the calculated drop for you to compare to the dimensions you want to have. Kindly do your research prior to buying!
Fortunately, our quilts are indeed washable in a washing machine! We suggest the following standards for best results:
- Machine wash with completely 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 first washing, include 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry detergent. This natural home remedy stops bleed and also aids with establishing the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt as soon as the washing machine quits to minimize wrinkles and also color-bleeding.
- Never ever place a quilt in the dryer! Line dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we most definitely suggest washing.
Did you know?
Each and every step of the quilt-making process calls for a particular lady's expertise. Each of our women concentrates on either assembling or quilting. At the very least two ladies are included in making each quilt. The ladies who stitch the tops together concentrate on assembling specific quilt patterns. Since each quilter's stitches vary, only one lady does the quilting per quilt. This system permits each lady to become an expert in her work.
A quilt is not merely a comfy blanket: it is also a piece of art. The artisans who make our quilts pick high quality vibrant fabrics and arrange them into a distinct masterpiece. Choose from our stock of over two hundred Amish handmade quilts for a quilt that best complements your taste.
Although the pieces of fabric are stitched by machine to make sure 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, however, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both warmth and excellent washing outcomes.
You will discover our quilts to be relatively large in length and width. The majority of our quilts are generous enough to remove the necessity for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights vary, each quilt's proportions is different as well. We list the quilt's dimensions alongside the estimated drop for you to compare to the proportions you need. Please do your homework ahead of making a purchase!
Can you wash these quilts?
As a matter of fact, our quilts are undoubtedly machine-washable! We advise the following guidelines for best results:
- Machine wash with completely cold water on gentle cycle.
- Use mild laundry soap, 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 home remedy stops bleed and assists in establishing the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washing machine stops to lessen creases and also color-bleeding.
- Never place a quilt into the dryer! Line completely dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we most definitely advise washing.
Did you know?
For hundreds of years, numerous techniques have been developed to make it much easier for quilters to stitch multi-angled quilts together. One of these strategies is named paper piecing, which is regularly applied to piece the elaborate points of the Mariner's Compass quilts
. Paper piecing, as it name implies, uses a particular paper pattern onto which the fabric cuts are stitched. The pattern directs the seamstress to properly assemble the pieces together so that the completed top will lie out evenly. Methods such as this are a marvelous aid to our quilt-makers!