A quilt is not only a comfortable bedspread: it is also a piece of artwork. The artisans who make our quilts pick quality vibrant fabrics and organize them in an attractive masterpiece. Pick from our selection of over 2 hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that best complements your style.
Although the fabric pieces are sewn together by machine to make sure tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics compose the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those 2 layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both warmth as well as exceptional washing results.
Just about all of our quilts are generous enough to take care of the need for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights are different, each quilt's overall size can be different. You'll find we post the quilt's dimensions as well as the determined drop for you to compare to the sizing you may need. Kindly do your homework prior to purchasing!
As a matter of fact, our quilts are certainly machine-washable! We advise adhering to these guidelines for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Wash in a washing machine 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 first washing, include 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tbsps of salt in addition to the laundry soap. This natural remedy avoids bleed and assists in protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washing machine finishes to reduce wrinkles and also color-bleeding.
- Never place a quilt into the clothes 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?
Over the centuries, various kinds of methods have been perfected to make it much simpler for quilters to stitch multi-angled quilts together. One of these techniques is paper piecing, which is regularly adopted to compose the challenging edges of the Mariner's Compass quilt
. Paper piecing, as it title signifies, uses a particular paper pattern on which the material pieces are stitched. The pattern leads the seamstress to properly sew the pieces together so that the completed top will lay out flat. Techniques of this sort as this are a tremendous aid to our quilters!