A quilt is not merely a relaxing blanket: it is also a piece of artwork. The crafters who design our quilts select top quality vibrant fabrics and organize them into an attractive work of art. Select from our selection of over two hundred handmade quilts for a quilt that perfectly enhances your home design.
Although the fabric pieces are stitched together by machine to make sure tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton materials compose the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched in between those two layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat as well as superb washing outcomes.
You will find our quilts to be remarkably sizable in length and width. As a matter of fact, 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 differ, every quilt's dimensions differs. You'll find we specify the quilt's dimensions in addition to the estimated drop for you to compare to the dimensions you may need. Definitely do your homework prior to your purchase!
Are our quilts washable?
Yes, our quilts are undoubtedly washable in a washing machine! We recommend adhering to these standards for best results:
- Wash in a washing machine with only cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use light laundry soap, such as liquid Cheer for colors (No bleach or bleach alternatives. No Woolite or fabric softener.) For the initial washing, include 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tbsps of salt in addition to the laundry detergent. This natural remedy stops hemorrhage and also assists in protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt as soon as the washing machine stops to reduce creases as well as color-bleeding.
- Never put a quilt in the dryer! Line completely dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we absolutely advise washing.
Amish Homemade Quilt Trivia
Over the centuries, many different tactics have been developed to make it more convenient for quilters to piece multi-angled quilts together. One of these strategies is paper piecing, which is ordinarily employed to compose the complex points of the Mariner's Compass quilt
. Paper piecing, as it name signifies, uses a special paper pattern on top of which the fabric cuts are sewn. The pattern leads the quilter to accurately stitch the pieces together so that the completed top will lie out flat. Solutions such as this are a fabulous help to our quilt-makers!