A quilt is not merely a comfy bedspread: it is also a piece of art. The artists who develop our quilts pick top quality vivid materials and organize them into a distinct masterpiece. Choose from our stock of over two hundred handmade quilts for a quilt that best matches your home design.
Although the pieces of fabric are stitched 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 between those two layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat and excellent washing results.
Just about all of our quilts are large enough to overcome the necessity for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as mattress heights vary, each quilt's size differs. You'll find we specify the quilt's dimensions with the estimated drop for you to compare to the dimensions you may need. Definitely do your homework ahead of making a purchase!
Are our quilts washable?
Yes, our quilts are indeed washable in a washing machine! We advise the following guidelines for ideal handling results:
- Wash in a washing machine with cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use only light laundry soap, 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 as well as 2 tablespoons of salt along with the laundry soap. This home remedy prevents hemorrhage and also assists in protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washer quits to reduce creases and also color-bleeding.
- Never ever put a quilt into the clothes dryer! Line completely dry on a windy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we absolutely recommend washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Trivia
Only a few people understand the extent of time and monotonous labor involved in creating a quilt. Quilt-making is a process which make involve 5 to 9 months
to accomplish. Producing a quilt requires designing, cutting, assembling, quilting, and binding. All in all, the full amount of time to finish one quilt amounts to close to 200 to 300 hours.