A quilt is not only a comfortable bedspread: it is also a masterpiece of art. The artisans that make our quilts pick top-notch colorful fabrics and arrange them into an eye-catching masterpiece. Choose from our selection of over two hundred Amish handmade quilts for a quilt that best matches your style.
Though the pieces of fabric are sewn together by machine to ensure tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton materials compose the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched between those two layers, however, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat as well as superb washing results.
You will discover our quilts to be relatively large in length and width. Actuality, well-nigh of our quilts are generous enough to take care of the necessity for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights differ, each quilt's overall size is different as well. We list the quilt's dimensions with the estimated drop for you to compare to the dimensions you are looking for. It is important to do your homework before buying!
Are our quilts washable?
Fortunately, these quilts are indeed machine-washable! We suggest complying with these standards for best results:
- Machine wash with completely cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use only light laundry soap, 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 and 2 tbsps of salt in addition to the laundry soap. This natural remedy prevents bleed and also aids with establishing the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washing machine quits to lessen wrinkles and also color-bleeding.
- Never put a quilt in the dryer! Line completely dry on a windy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we certainly advise washing.
Did you know?
Only a few people today know the level of time and monotonous workmanship engaged in making a quilt. Producing a quilt is a process that make involve five to nine months
to finalize. Making a quilt consists of designing, cutting, piecing, quilting, and binding. Altogether, the full amount of time to finish one quilt adds up to as much as 200 to 300 hours.