A quilt is not only a comfortable bedspread: it is also a masterpiece of art. The artists who develop our quilts select high quality vibrant materials and organize them into an attractive masterpiece. Choose from our stock of over 2 hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that best complements your taste.
Though the fabric pieces are stitched 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 2 layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both heat and exceptional washing outcomes.
Most of our quilts are generous enough to eliminate the necessity for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as mattress heights are different, each quilt's proportions can be different. We publish the quilt's measurements in conjunction with the determined drop for you to compare to the measurements you want. It is important to do your measuring ahead of buying!
Yes, our quilts are certainly machine-washable! We suggest complying with these guidelines for best results:
- Machine wash with completely cold water on gentle cycle.
- Use 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 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry soap. This natural remedy prevents bleed and also helps to protect the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washer finishes to minimize creases and color-bleeding.
- Never place a quilt in the dryer! Line dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we absolutely recommend washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Trivia
Every step of the quilt-making process needs a particular lady's proficiency. Each of our women focuses on either assembling or quilting. At the very least two ladies are included in making each quilt. The women who stitch the tops with each other specialize in assembling certain quilt patterns. Considering that each quilter's stitches differ, only one lady does the quilting per quilt. This system permits each woman to come to be a professional in her work.