A quilt is not only a cozy bedspread: it is also a masterpiece of art. The crafters that create our quilts pick quality vibrant fabrics and organize them in an attractive work of art. Pick from our stock of over 2 hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that perfectly complements your style.
Although the pieces of fabric are stitched with each other by machine to ensure tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton materials make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those 2 layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both warmth as well as exceptional washing results.
You will find our quilts to be really generous in length and width. Actuality, well-nigh of our quilts are generous enough to take care of the need for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights vary, each quilt's proportions differs as well. We publish the quilt's measurements together with the calculated drop for you to compare to the measurements you need. Please do your homework ahead of your purchase!
Are our quilts washable?
As a matter of fact, our quilts are undoubtedly washable in a washing machine! We recommend adhering to these guidelines for best results:
- Wash in a washing machine with completely 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, include 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry detergent. This natural home remedy protects against bleed and also helps to protect the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt as soon as the washer quits to reduce wrinkles and also color-bleeding.
- Never put a quilt in the clothes dryer! Line completely dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we certainly advise washing.
Amish Homemade Quilt Trivia
Each step of the quilt-making process needs a specific woman's knowledge. Each of our ladies concentrates on either assembling or quilting. At the very least two ladies are involved in making each quilt. The ladies that sew the tops together focus on piecing certain quilt patterns. Given that each quilter's stitches are different, just one lady does the quilting per quilt. This system permits each woman to end up being an expert in her work.