A quilt is not just a comfortable blanket: it is also a piece of artwork. The artists that design our quilts choose top-notch vivid materials and arrange them in an eye-catching masterpiece. Choose from our stock of over two hundred handmade quilts for a quilt that perfectly enhances your style.
Though 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 in between those two layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both heat as well as outstanding washing outcomes.
Most of our quilts are generous enough to take care of the necessity for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights are different, each quilt's size can be different. You'll find we post the quilt's measurements in conjunction with the determined drop for you to compare to the dimensions you are trying to find. Definitely do your research before buying!
Are our quilts washable?
As a matter of fact, our quilts are certainly machine-washable! We recommend the following standards for ideal handling results:
- Machine wash with only cold water on gentle cycle.
- Use only light laundry detergent, 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 along with the laundry soap. This natural home remedy prevents bleed and also assists in establishing the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washer stops to decrease creases and color-bleeding.
- Never ever put a quilt into the clothes dryer! Line completely dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we definitely advise washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Trivia
Each and every step of the quilt-making process calls for a particular lady's competence. Each of our women concentrates on either piecing or quilting. At least 2 ladies are entailed in making each quilt. The ladies that sew the tops together specialize in assembling specific quilt patterns. Since each quilter's stitches are different, only one lady does the quilting per quilt. This system allows each lady to become an expert in her field.