A quilt is not just a cozy bedspread: it is also a piece of art. The artists that design our quilts select top quality vivid fabrics and organize them into a distinct masterpiece. Pick from our selection of over 2 hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that perfectly enhances your taste.
Though the pieces of fabric are stitched with each other by machine to make certain tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton materials make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those 2 layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat as well as exceptional washing results.
You will find our quilts to be really large in length and width. As a matter of fact, the majority of our quilts are large enough to take care of the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as mattress heights differ, each quilt's dimensions varies as well. You'll find we post the quilt's dimensions as well as the determined drop for you to compare to the proportions you need. Kindly do your measuring ahead of purchasing!
Can you wash these quilts?
Fortunately, these quilts are indeed washable in a washing machine! We recommend adhering to these guidelines for best results:
- Machine wash with cold water on gentle cycle.
- Use only mild 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 along with the laundry detergent. This natural home remedy stops hemorrhage and aids with protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washer quits to lessen wrinkles and color-bleeding.
- Never put 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.
Amish Homemade Quilt Trivia
Every step of the quilt-making process calls for a certain lady's knowledge. Each of our women concentrates on either assembling or quilting. At least 2 ladies are entailed in making each quilt. The ladies that sew the tops with each other concentrate on assembling certain quilt patterns. Considering that each quilter's stitches vary, just one lady does the quilting per quilt. This system enables each lady to come to be a professional in her work.