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Finishing Quilts By Hand
The most time consuming and expensive way to finish a quilt is with hand-quilting. The industry standard for good hand-quilting is same size stitches that average 8-10 stitches per inch.
Hand Quilting Lasts
Some of our customers have worried hand-quilting is a fragile way to finish quilts. Hand-quilting is a very durable finish and nicely lasts through a lot of use.
Wash and Dry Hand Quilted Quilts Separately
The main challenge with hand-quilted quilts is knowing how to wash and dry a quilt so that quilt threads aren't stretched and broken.
Wash a hand-quilted quilt by itself in cold water; dry flat or in a front-loading machine on cool.
Hand Quilting Price
Hand-quilting costs are usually based on the amount of thread used in a quilting design. That's the main reason why most hand quilting prices are estimates.
Amount of thread used is based on fabrics and batting.
Sample Hand-Quilted Queen Quilt Price
For example, hand-quilting Queen Quilt 90x90 quilt with cost an estimated $300-$500+, depending on quilting pattern, and will take 4-6 months to complete once order is placed.