A quilt is not only a relaxing bed covering: it is also a piece of artwork. The artists who design our quilts select high quality colorful materials and arrange them into an appealing masterpiece. Choose from our selection of over 2 hundred homemade quilts for a quilt that best enhances your style.
Though the pieces of fabric are stitched by machine to make certain tighter stitching, all the quilting is done by hand. 100% cotton fabrics make up the top and bottom of the quilt. The batting sandwiched in between those 2 layers, nevertheless, is 100% polyester. This polyester batting guaranties both heat and excellent washing results.
You will discover our quilts to be reasonably sizable in length and width. In fact, almost all of our quilts are generous enough to overcome the need for a dust ruffle and pillow shams. Just as bed heights differ, each quilt's proportions can be different as well. You'll find we specify the quilt's dimensions in addition to the calculated drop for you to compare to the sizing you need. Please do your measuring ahead of your purchase!
Are our quilts washable?
Fortunately, our quilts are indeed washable in a washing machine! We advise complying with these standards for the best care of your heirloom quilt:
- Wash in a washing machine with completely cold water on delicate cycle.
- Use light laundry detergent, such as liquid Cheer for colors (No bleach or bleach alternatives. No Woolite or fabric softener.) For the initial washing, add 1/2 cup vinegar and also 2 tablespoons of salt along with the laundry detergent. This natural home remedy prevents hemorrhage and helps to establish the colors in your quilt.
- Remove quilt immediately after the washing machine finishes to lessen creases and color-bleeding.
- Never ever place a quilt in the clothes dryer! Line dry on a breezy day.
- Quilts could be dry-cleaned at your own risk, however we certainly suggest washing.
Did you know?
Each and every step of the quilt-making process requires a certain woman's experience. Every one of our women focuses on either assembling or quilting. Consequently, at the very least two ladies are associated with making each quilt. The women that stitch the tops with each other specialize in piecing specific quilt patterns. Since each quilter's stitches vary, just one lady does the quilting per quilt. This system permits each woman to come to be a specialist in her field.