A quilt is not merely a relaxing bed cover: it is also a masterpiece of art. The artists who create our quilts pick top-notch vibrant fabrics and organize them into an eye-catching masterpiece. Select from our stock of over 2 hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that perfectly matches your home design.
While the pieces of fabric are stitched by machine to make sure 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 2 layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both warmth and excellent washing outcomes.
You will find our quilts to be relatively large in length and width. Almost all of our quilts are generous enough to reduce the need for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as mattress heights vary, each and every quilt's dimensions differs. We publish the quilt's measurements alongside the determined drop for you to compare to the overall size you want. Definitely do your research prior to making a purchase!
Can you wash these quilts?
Yes, our quilts are indeed machine-washable! We advise adhering to these guidelines for ideal handling results:
- Machine wash with only cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use only mild 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 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry soap. This natural home remedy protects against hemorrhage and assists in protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt as soon as the washer stops to decrease wrinkles as well as color-bleeding.
- Never put a quilt into the dryer! Line completely dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we definitely suggest washing.
Did you know?
For hundreds of years, all sorts of strategies have been perfected to make it easier for quilters to stitch multi-angled quilts together. One of these procedures is called paper piecing, which is popularly employed to piece the challenging edges of the Mariner's Compass quilt
. Paper piecing, as it name suggests, uses a particular paper pattern on top of which the cloth cuts are sewn. The pattern leads the quilter to successfully sew the pieces together so that the finished top will lie out flat. Methods of this sort as this are a marvelous aid to our quilt-makers!