A quilt is not only a cozy bed covering: it is also a piece of artwork. The crafters that create our quilts choose top-notch vivid fabrics and arrange them in an eye-catching work of art. Select from our selection of over two hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that best matches your home design.
While the fabric pieces are sewn together by machine to make sure tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched in between those two layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both heat and outstanding washing outcomes.
The majority of our quilts are sizable enough to take care of the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as mattress heights are different, each quilt's dimensions can be different. You'll find we specify the quilt's measurements in conjunction with the estimated drop for you to compare to the overall size you are looking for. Kindly do your homework before purchasing!
Are our quilts washable?
Fortunately, these quilts are certainly washable in a washing machine! We advise adhering to these guidelines for best results:
- Wash in a washing machine with completely cold water on gentle 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 tbsps of salt in addition to the laundry soap. This natural home remedy prevents bleed and helps to protect the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washing machine quits to decrease wrinkles and color-bleeding.
- Never place a quilt in the clothes dryer! Line dry on a windy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we most definitely suggest washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Trivia
Not too many folks comprehend the scope of time and laborious effort connected with creating a quilt. Quilt-making is a process which make require 5—9 months
to finish. Making a quilt is based on designing, cutting, piecing, quilting, and binding. All in all, the entire amount of time to complete one quilt adds up to around 200 to 300 hours.