A quilt is not merely a relaxing bed covering: it is also a masterpiece of art. The crafters who design our quilts pick high quality vibrant fabrics and arrange them in a captivating masterpiece. Choose from our selection of over two hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that best enhances your style.
Though the pieces of fabric are stitched by machine to ensure 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 as well as excellent washing results.
Just about all of our quilts are large enough to relieve the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights are different, each quilt's overall size is different. You'll find we post the quilt's dimensions together with the calculated drop for you to compare to the sizing you are trying to find. Please do your homework before buying!
Fortunately, these quilts are indeed machine-washable! We recommend the following standards for ideal handling results:
- Wash in a washing machine with completely cold water on gentle cycle.
- Use light laundry detergent, such as liquid Cheer for colors (No bleach or bleach alternatives. No Woolite or fabric softener.) For the first washing, add 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry soap. This natural remedy stops hemorrhage and also helps to protect the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washer finishes to reduce creases and also color-bleeding.
- Never ever 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 Facts
Not many people comprehend the scope of time and laborious effort involved in producing a quilt. Quilt-making is a process which make consume 5 to 9 months
to accomplish. Creating a quilt requires designing, shearing, piecing, quilting, and binding. When it's all said and done, the entire amount of time to finish one quilt adds up to a staggering two hundred to three hundred hours.