A quilt is not just a comfortable bedspread: it is also a masterpiece of art. The artisans that create our quilts choose quality vibrant fabrics and arrange them into an appealing masterpiece. Choose from our stock of over 2 hundred Amish handmade quilts for a quilt that best complements your style.
Though the pieces of fabric are stitched by machine to guarantee tighter stitching, 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, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both warmth and exceptional washing outcomes.
You will discover our quilts to be rather generous in length and width. Actuality, almost all of our quilts are large enough to take care of the need for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights differ, each quilt's dimensions differs as well. We publish the quilt's dimensions along with the determined drop for you to compare to the dimensions you are trying to find. Kindly do your homework ahead of purchasing!
Are our quilts washable?
As a matter of fact, our quilts are certainly washable in a washing machine! We suggest adhering to these standards for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Machine wash with only cold water on gentle cycle.
- Use only mild laundry detergent, such as liquid Cheer for colors (No bleach or bleach alternatives. No Woolite or fabric softener.) For the very first washing, add 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tablespoons of salt along with the laundry detergent. This natural remedy stops hemorrhage as well as aids with protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washing machine quits to reduce creases and color-bleeding.
- Never place a quilt into the dryer! Line dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we certainly advise washing.
Amish Homemade Quilt Trivia
Since many Amish and Mennonite ladies remain at home to care for their families, their jobs have to coincide with their home life. We enable our ladies to work at their own personal rate so that they may properly care for their family.