Taking Care of Your New and Vintage Quilts
How do you care for a quilt? Here are some tips and suggestions for taking care of your quilt, whether it is new or a family heirloom. Check out these simple instructions on how to wash and care for a quilt!
We are always happy to help you with your quilt so, please don't hesitate to contact us at www.ShadywoodQuilts.com
How to care for your quilt
The following information relates to quilts that we have made for customers in the past, but may be applied to other quilts, T-shirt quilts or other laundry issues.
Quilt Care -
Do's and Don'ts
Lots of information about storing and taking care of your quilts, whether new or your family heirloom.
Should you pre-wash quilt fabric
Pros and Cons of subject of prewashing quilt fabric.
Back to Quilt Resource page.
Why would you need to dry-clean a quilt?
You would only have to dry-clean a quilt if there were fabric used to make the quilt that would either shrink or bleed. Read more about this here.
(or my dog ate my quilt)
Things happen. Puppies are teething, and maybe using your favorite quilt to chew on!
The Short Answer Sure! But, it is going to cost you. Here is why.
How to hang or display a quilt
We show you a number of methods for hanging or displaying your quilt either temporary or permanently.
How long will your T-Shirt quilt last?
You don't have to store your quilt to make it last several generations. Here are several tips to help your t-shirt quilt last for years and years.