A quilt is not only a cozy bed cover: it is also a piece of art. The crafters that make our quilts select high quality vivid fabrics and arrange them into a captivating work of art. Pick from our selection of over 2 hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that perfectly enhances your style.
While the fabric pieces are sewn together by machine to make certain tighter sewing, 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 warranties both heat as well as superb washing outcomes.
Almost all of our quilts are sizable enough to eliminate the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights vary, each quilt's proportions varies. We designate the quilt's measurements as well as the calculated drop for you to compare to the sizing you may need. It is important to do your measuring before making a purchase!
Are our quilts washable?
Yes, our quilts are certainly washable in a washing machine! We advise complying with these guidelines for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Wash in a washing machine with only cold water on delicate 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 and also 2 tbsps of salt in addition to the laundry detergent. This home remedy protects against bleed as well as helps to protect the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washer stops to reduce creases and color-bleeding.
- Never put a quilt in the dryer! Line dry on a windy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we certainly recommend washing.
Did you know?
Over the centuries, quite a few techniques have been produced to make it easier for quilters to sew multi-angled quilts together. One of these methods is paper piecing, which is very often used to put together the complicated edges of the Mariner's Compass quilts
. Paper piecing, as it name signifies, uses a specific paper pattern on which the material segments are sewn. The pattern guides the quilter to properly assemble the pieces together so that the finished top will lie out evenly. Strategies such as this are a very good support to our quilt-makers!