A quilt is not only a comfy bed cover: it is also a masterpiece of artwork. The artisans that make our quilts choose quality colorful fabrics and arrange them in an appealing work of art. Pick from our stock of over 2 hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that best matches your taste.
Though the pieces of fabric are sewn together by machine to ensure tighter sewing, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched in between those 2 layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both warmth and also superb washing outcomes.
You will discover our quilts to be rather generous in length and width. In fact, almost all of our quilts are large enough to relieve the need for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights differ, each quilt's measurements differs. We post the quilt's dimensions alongside the calculated drop for you to compare to the dimensions you may need. Definitely do your research prior to making a purchase!
Are our quilts washable?
Fortunately, these quilts are certainly washable in a washing machine! We recommend the following guidelines for best results:
- Wash in a washing machine with only 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 very first washing, add 1/2 cup vinegar and also 2 tbsps of salt along with the laundry detergent. This home remedy avoids bleed and also helps to protect the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washer finishes to minimize creases as well as color-bleeding.
- Never place a quilt in the clothes dryer! Line dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we absolutely advise washing.
Did you know?
For hundreds of years, various sorts of methods have been perfected to make it less complicated for quilt-makers to stitch multi-angled quilts together. One of these solutions is called paper piecing, which is popularly taken advantage of to put together the complicated angles of the Mariner's Compass quilt
. Paper piecing, as it title implies, uses a particular paper pattern onto which the cloth cuts are stitched. The pattern helps the needleworker to successfully stitch the pieces together so that the completed top will lie out evenly. Methodologies of this sort as this are a wonderful support to our quilters!