A quilt is not just a relaxing blanket: it is also a masterpiece of art. The crafters that make our quilts pick quality colorful materials and arrange them in a captivating masterpiece. Select from our stock of over 2 hundred handmade quilts for a quilt that perfectly enhances your taste.
Though the pieces of fabric are stitched by machine to make certain tighter sewing, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics make up 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.
Most of our quilts are sizable enough to take care of the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights are different, each quilt's overall size can be different. You'll find we post the quilt's measurements in addition to the estimated drop for you to compare to the size you want to have. It is important to do your homework before buying!
Are our quilts washable?
As a matter of fact, these quilts are certainly washable in a washing machine! We recommend complying with these guidelines for ideal handling results:
- Wash in a washing machine with cold water on gentle 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, add 1/2 cup vinegar and 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry detergent. This home remedy stops hemorrhage and assists in protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washer finishes to minimize wrinkles as well as color-bleeding.
- Never ever place a quilt in the clothes dryer! Line completely dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we definitely suggest washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Facts
Only a few people today realize the scope of time and monotonous effort connected with producing a quilt. Quilt-making is a process that make require five to nine months
to finish. Putting together a quilt includes designing, cutting, piecing, quilting, and binding. All told, the overall amount of time to complete one quilt amounts to approximately 200—300 hours.