A quilt is not only a comfortable bedspread: it is also a masterpiece of art. The artisans that create our quilts select quality vivid materials and arrange them in a creative work of art. Pick from our selection of over 2 hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that best matches your style.
Though the pieces of fabric are sewn together by machine to make sure tighter sewing, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton materials 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 excellent washing results.
Almost all of our quilts are generous enough to overcome the necessity for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights vary, each quilt's overall size can be different. You'll find we list the quilt's measurements with the determined drop for you to compare to the proportions you are trying to find. Definitely do your homework before your purchase!
Are our quilts washable?
Fortunately, these quilts are indeed washable in a washing machine! We suggest the following guidelines for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Machine wash with 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 initial washing, include 1/2 cup vinegar and also 2 tbsps of salt along with the laundry soap. This home remedy prevents bleed as well as assists in establishing the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washer finishes to reduce creases and color-bleeding.
- Never place a quilt in the dryer! Line dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we definitely advise washing.
Amish Homemade Quilt Facts
Not too many people understand the scope of time and tedious labor connected with making a quilt. Building a quilt is a process that make consume 5 to 9 months
to finalize. Putting together a quilt is based on designing, cutting, piecing, quilting, and binding. In all, the complete amount of time to complete one quilt amounts to close to 200—300 hours.