A quilt is not just a comfy blanket: it is also a masterpiece of artwork. The crafters that create our quilts pick top-notch colorful fabrics and arrange them in an eye-catching work of art. Pick from our selection of over two hundred handmade quilts for a quilt that best matches your style.
Though the fabric pieces are stitched with each other 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, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat and outstanding washing outcomes.
You will find our quilts to be relatively sizable in length and width. As a matter of fact, nearly all of our quilts are large enough to take care of the necessity for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as mattress heights vary, each quilt's dimensions differs as well. You'll find we specify the quilt's measurements in addition to the determined drop for you to compare to the sizing you may need. Definitely do your homework before making a purchase!
Can you wash these quilts?
As a matter of fact, our quilts are undoubtedly machine-washable! We suggest the following guidelines for ideal handling results:
- Wash in a washing machine with cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use light 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 as well as 2 tbsps of salt along with the laundry soap. This natural home remedy avoids hemorrhage and aids with protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washing machine stops to reduce creases as well as color-bleeding.
- Never place a quilt into the clothes dryer! Line completely dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we most definitely recommend washing.
Did you know?
For hundreds of years, numerous methods have been produced to make it less complicated for quilt-makers to piece multi-angled quilts together. One of these methodologies is paper piecing, which is ordinarily taken advantage of to combine the complex points of the Mariner's Compass quilts
. Paper piecing, as it title suggests, uses a distinct paper pattern on which the cloth cuts are stitched. The pattern directs the needleworker to successfully assemble the pieces together so that the completed top will lay out flat. Techniques such as this are a marvelous support to our quilt-makers!