A quilt is not only a comfy bed cover: it is also a masterpiece of artwork. The artisans that develop our quilts choose top-notch vibrant materials and organize them into a captivating masterpiece. Pick from our selection of over 2 hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that best complements your taste.
While the pieces of fabric are stitched together by machine to make certain tighter sewing, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton materials make up 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 outstanding washing results.
You will find our quilts to be remarkably large in length and width. Almost all of our quilts are generous enough to remove the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights differ, each quilt's size can be different. We designate the quilt's measurements in addition to the estimated drop for you to compare to the dimensions you want. Kindly do your research before your purchase!
Can you wash these quilts?
As a matter of fact, our quilts are certainly washable in a washing machine! We recommend adhering to these guidelines for ideal handling results:
- Wash in a washing machine with cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use light laundry soap, such as liquid Cheer for colors (No bleach or bleach alternatives. No Woolite or fabric softener.) For the initial washing, include 1/2 cup vinegar as well as 2 tbsps of salt in addition to the laundry detergent. This home remedy stops bleed and also helps to establish the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt when the washing machine stops to reduce wrinkles as well as color-bleeding.
- Never ever place a quilt in the dryer! Line dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts can be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we absolutely advise washing.
Did you know?
For hundreds of years, various sorts of methods have been perfected to make it much easier for quilters to sew multi-angled quilts together. One of these methodologies is paper piecing, which is often times applied to put together the intricate points of the Mariner's Compass quilt
. Paper piecing, as it name illustrates, uses a specific paper pattern onto which the fabric fragments are stitched. The pattern directs the quilter to accurately stitch the pieces together so that the finished top will lie out flat. Methodologies such as this are a marvelous help to our quilters!