A quilt is not merely a comfy bed cover: it is also a masterpiece of art. The artists who develop our quilts select high quality vibrant materials and arrange them into an eye-catching work of art. Choose from our selection of over two hundred Amish handmade quilts for a quilt that perfectly complements your taste.
While the pieces of fabric are stitched together by machine to make certain tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton materials make up 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 and excellent washing results.
The majority of our quilts are generous enough to overcome the need for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights differ, each quilt's sizing is different. You'll find we post the quilt's dimensions with the calculated drop for you to compare to the proportions you need. Kindly do your homework ahead of making a purchase!
Are our quilts washable?
Yes, these quilts are undoubtedly washable in a washing machine! We recommend complying with these standards for ideal handling results:
- Wash in a washing machine with only cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use mild 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 and 2 tbsps of salt along with the laundry detergent. This home remedy avoids bleed as well as aids with protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washing machine quits to decrease creases as well as color-bleeding.
- Never put a quilt in the dryer! Line completely dry on a windy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we most definitely advise washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Trivia
Each and every step of the quilt-making process needs a certain woman's knowledge. Every one of our ladies specializes in either assembling or quilting. Consequently, at the very least two ladies are included in making each quilt. The ladies that sew the tops with each other specialize in piecing specific quilt patterns. Given that each quilter's stitches differ, just one lady does the quilting per quilt. This system enables each lady to become an expert in her field.