A quilt is not merely a cozy blanket: it is also a piece of artwork. The artists that design our quilts choose top quality colorful fabrics and arrange them in a captivating work of art. Select from our selection of over 2 hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that best complements your taste.
Though the fabric pieces are stitched together by machine to make sure tighter sewing, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton materials compose the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those 2 layers, nonetheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both warmth and also excellent washing outcomes.
You will find our quilts to be reasonably large in length and width. Most of our quilts are generous enough to take care of the necessity for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights vary, each quilt's measurements differs as well. You'll find we designate the quilt's measurements with the calculated drop for you to compare to the dimensions you are trying to find. It is important to do your homework before your purchase!
Are our quilts washable?
Fortunately, our quilts are undoubtedly machine-washable! We advise adhering to these guidelines for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Machine wash with 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, include 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tablespoons of salt in addition to the laundry detergent. This natural home remedy protects against hemorrhage and also aids with protecting the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt as soon as the washer quits to minimize wrinkles and also color-bleeding.
- Never put a quilt into the dryer! Line completely dry on a windy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we definitely advise washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Trivia
Only a few people realize the scope of time and laborious labor connected with producing a quilt. Constructing a quilt is a process which make consume 5—9 months
to complete. Constructing a quilt requires designing, scissoring, combining, quilting, and binding. When it's all said and done, the overall amount of time to finish one quilt totals around two hundred to three hundred hours.