A quilt is not only a comfy bed covering: it is also a piece of art. The crafters that design our quilts select quality vibrant materials and arrange them in a distinct work of art. Select from our stock of over 2 hundred Amish handmade quilts for a quilt that perfectly complements your style.
Although the fabric pieces are stitched 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 between those 2 layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both warmth as well as excellent washing outcomes.
You will find our quilts to be rather sizable in length and width. Most of our quilts are generous enough to reduce the necessity for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as mattress heights vary, each quilt's measurements can be different. We publish the quilt's measurements in conjunction with the determined drop for you to compare to the measurements you want. It is important to do your research ahead of purchasing!
Are our quilts washable?
As a matter of fact, our quilts are undoubtedly machine-washable! We suggest adhering to these guidelines for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Machine wash with only cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use only light laundry detergent, such as liquid Cheer for colors (No bleach or bleach alternatives. No Woolite or fabric softener.) For the first washing, add 1/2 cup vinegar and also 2 tbsps of salt along with the laundry soap. This natural remedy protects against hemorrhage as well as helps to protect the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washer finishes to decrease creases as well as color-bleeding.
- Never put a quilt in the clothes dryer! Line completely dry on a windy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we certainly advise washing.
Did you know?
Each and every step of the quilt-making process requires a specific woman's expertise. Every one of our women focuses on either piecing or quilting. Consequently, a minimum of two ladies are entailed in making each quilt. The ladies who sew the tops together specialize in assembling specific quilt patterns. Since each quilter's stitches vary, just one lady does the quilting per quilt. This system permits each woman to come to be a specialist in her field.