A quilt is not merely a comfortable blanket: it is also a piece of artwork. The crafters that design our quilts choose top quality vibrant fabrics and arrange them into a distinct masterpiece. Pick from our stock of over 2 hundred handmade quilts for a quilt that best matches your style.
Although the pieces of fabric are stitched by machine to make sure tighter sewing, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those 2 layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat and also excellent washing outcomes.
Almost all of our quilts are sizable enough to eliminate the necessity for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as mattress heights vary, each quilt's dimensions varies. We publish the quilt's dimensions as well as the estimated drop for you to compare to the size you may need. It is important to do your homework prior to purchasing!
Can you wash these quilts?
Fortunately, our quilts are undoubtedly washable in a washing machine! We suggest the following guidelines for ideal handling results:
- Wash in a washing machine with completely 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 first washing, include 1/2 cup vinegar and 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry detergent. This home remedy protects against bleed as well as aids with protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt as soon as the washer stops to reduce creases and color-bleeding.
- Never ever put 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 recommend washing.
Amish Homemade Quilt Facts
Not many people today grasp the amount of time and laborious workmanship engaged in producing a quilt. Quilt-making is a process which make consume 5 to 9 months
to finalize. Building a quilt involves designing, cutting, piecing, quilting, and binding. When it's all said and done, the full amount of time to complete one quilt adds up to close to 200 to 300 hours.