A quilt is not only a cozy blanket: it is also a masterpiece of artwork. The artists that develop our quilts select top-notch colorful materials and arrange them into an eye-catching masterpiece. Pick from our selection of over 2 hundred Amish homemade quilts for a quilt that perfectly complements your taste.
Although 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 in between those 2 layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting warranties both heat and superb washing results.
Most of our quilts are large enough to relieve the need for a dust ruffle or pillow shams. Just as bed heights vary, each quilt's overall size differs. You'll find we list the quilt's dimensions in conjunction with the determined drop for you to compare to the measurements you are looking for. Definitely do your research before your purchase!
Are our quilts washable?
Fortunately, these quilts are certainly machine-washable! We advise the following guidelines for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Machine wash with only cold water on gentle cycle.
- Use 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 and also 2 tbsps of salt along with the laundry soap. This natural remedy prevents hemorrhage and also assists in establishing the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt as soon as the washing machine finishes to reduce creases and also color-bleeding.
- Never place a quilt into the clothes dryer! Line dry on a windy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, but we certainly suggest washing.
Amish Handmade Quilt Trivia
Few people understand the extent of time and monotonous workmanship connected with creating a quilt. Quilt-making is a process that make require five to nine months
to complete. Crafting a quilt entails designing, cutting, combining, quilting, and binding. Altogether, the complete amount of time to finish one quilt amounts to approximately two hundred to three hundred hours.