A quilt is not only a cozy blanket: it is also a piece of artwork. The crafters that design our quilts choose top-notch colorful materials and organize them in an eye-catching work of art. Pick from our stock of over two hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that best matches your home design.
Though the fabric pieces are stitched together by machine to make certain 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 two layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both warmth as well as excellent washing outcomes.
You will find our quilts to be reasonably generous in length and width. The majority of our quilts are generous enough to take care of the necessity for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as mattress heights are different, every quilt's size can be different. You'll find we publish the quilt's measurements along with the determined drop for you to compare to the proportions you are looking for. Please do your measuring before your purchase!
Are our quilts washable?
As a matter of fact, our quilts are undoubtedly machine-washable! We recommend complying with these standards for ideal handling results:
- Wash in a washing machine with completely cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use only light laundry detergent, 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 detergent. This natural home remedy stops bleed as well as assists in protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washing machine finishes to reduce wrinkles and also color-bleeding.
- Never place a quilt into the dryer! Line dry on a windy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we certainly advise washing.
Amish Homemade Quilt Facts
Over the centuries, quite a number of techniques have been produced to make it much easier for quilters to stitch multi-angled quilts together. One of these methodologies is paper piecing, which is commonly utilized to put together the elaborate points of the Mariner's Compass quilts
. Paper piecing, as it title designates, uses a particular paper pattern on which the cloth segments are stitched. The pattern guides the quilter to accurately assemble the pieces together so that the finished top will lay out flat. Methodologies such as this are a great support to our quilters!