A quilt is not only a relaxing bed cover: it is also a piece of art. The artisans who design our quilts choose top-notch colorful fabrics and arrange them in a creative masterpiece. Select from our stock of over 2 hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that best matches your taste.
While the pieces of fabric are sewn with each other 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 in between those two layers, however, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both heat and superb washing outcomes.
Most of our quilts are sizable enough to relieve the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as mattress heights differ, each quilt's sizing can be different. We designate the quilt's dimensions with the determined drop for you to compare to the sizing you want to have. Kindly do your measuring ahead of your purchase!
Fortunately, these quilts are indeed machine-washable! We suggest adhering to these guidelines for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Wash in a washing machine with completely 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, add 1/2 cup vinegar and also 2 tbsps of salt along with the laundry soap. This natural home remedy stops hemorrhage and helps to protect the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washing machine quits to lessen wrinkles as well as color-bleeding.
- Never ever place a quilt in the clothes dryer! Line completely dry on a windy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we absolutely suggest washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Facts
Our artisans hold a quite significant assignment. They possess the significant mission of settling upon coordinating fabrics from a massive choice of materials offered by different texture artists and suppliers. Each material chosen is essential to the completed look of the quilt. The artisan behind this quilt did a fine job of going with pleasing fabric materials that suit each other and correlate favorably. This is exactly why we consider a quilt a piece of fine art!