A quilt is not only a comfortable bed covering: it is also a masterpiece of art. The crafters who make our quilts choose top quality vivid materials and arrange them into a distinct work of art. Select from our stock of over 2 hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that best matches your home design.
Though the pieces of fabric are stitched with each other by machine to guarantee 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 two layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat as well as excellent washing outcomes.
Most of our quilts are large enough to overcome the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as mattress heights vary, each quilt's dimensions varies. We designate the quilt's measurements in conjunction with the determined drop for you to compare to the dimensions you are looking for. It is important to do your measuring before your purchase!
Can you wash these quilts?
Yes, our quilts are undoubtedly machine-washable! We recommend adhering to these guidelines for best results:
- Wash in a washing machine with only cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use only light 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 also 2 tbsps of salt along with the laundry soap. This home remedy protects against bleed and assists in establishing the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washer quits to reduce wrinkles as well as color-bleeding.
- Never ever put a quilt into the dryer! Line dry on a windy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we absolutely suggest washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Trivia
Scarcely any people today realize the extent of time and tedious effort involved in making a quilt. Crafting a quilt is a process which make require five to nine months
to finalize. Producing a quilt requires designing, cutting, assembling, quilting, and binding. All in all, the total amount of time to finish one quilt adds up to close to 200 to 300 hours.