A quilt is not only a cozy bed cover: it is also a masterpiece of art. The crafters that create our quilts choose top quality vibrant fabrics and organize them in an appealing masterpiece. Choose from our stock of over 2 hundred Amish handmade quilts for a quilt that best complements your home design.
Although the fabric pieces are stitched 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 2 layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat and also superb washing outcomes.
The majority of our quilts are sizable enough to reduce the need for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as mattress heights differ, each quilt's sizing varies. You'll find we specify the quilt's dimensions together with the estimated drop for you to compare to the dimensions you want to have. Kindly do your homework prior to your purchase!
Are our quilts washable?
As a matter of fact, our quilts are certainly machine-washable! We suggest complying with these guidelines for best results:
- Wash in a washing machine with completely cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use 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 as well as 2 tablespoons of salt along with the laundry soap. This home remedy stops hemorrhage and helps to establish the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washing machine stops to lessen creases and color-bleeding.
- Never place a quilt in the clothes dryer! Line dry on a windy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we most definitely recommend washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Trivia
Every step of the quilt-making process needs a particular woman's proficiency. Each of our women focuses on either assembling or quilting. At least two ladies are included in making each quilt. The ladies that sew the tops with each other concentrate on piecing certain quilt patterns. Since each quilter's stitches vary, just one lady does the quilting per quilt. This system enables each lady to come to be a professional in her field.