A quilt is not merely a cozy bedspread: it is also a piece of art. The crafters that develop our quilts choose high quality vivid fabrics and arrange them into a captivating masterpiece. Choose from our stock of over two hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that best enhances your style.
While the pieces of fabric are stitched by machine to make sure tighter sewing, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics compose the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those two layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat as well as superb washing results.
You will discover our quilts to be really generous in length and width. In fact, well-nigh of our quilts are sizable enough to eliminate the need for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as mattress heights differ, each and every quilt's size can be different. You'll find we designate the quilt's dimensions together with the determined drop for you to compare to the dimensions you need. Kindly do your measuring before buying!
Are our quilts washable?
Yes, our quilts are undoubtedly washable in a washing machine! We advise adhering to these guidelines for best results:
- Machine wash with completely 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 very first washing, include 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry soap. This home remedy avoids hemorrhage and also helps to protect the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt as soon as the washing machine quits to lessen wrinkles as well as color-bleeding.
- Never ever place a quilt in the clothes dryer! Line completely dry on a windy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we most definitely advise washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Facts
The term handmade is frequently utilized to define crafts produced by a craftsman rather than a manufacturing facility. Each handmade quilt is distinct due to the fact that it is not mass-produced. Nevertheless, not all the stitching in a hand-made quilt is done by hand. Just as the woodcrafter makes use of mechanical devices to develop his workmanship, our seamstresses make use of various devices to craft these quilts. The seamstress cuts her pieces with a rotary knife and also sew them together on the stitching machine. The quilter collaborates with just thimble, needle, and also thread to quilt hundreds of little stitches throughout the quilt. Handmade is a gift: it is the gift of time and also skill to develop a product distinctly for you.