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All About Quilt Batting

Enjoy our best articles about quilt batting so you can choose the best batting for your next quilt.

Just as there are many choices when it comes to the fiber type you can choose for your thread, quilt batting comes in a variety of different fibers. You may have encountered 100% cotton batting and 100% polyester batting but there are many other fiber types to play with too. Heck, you can even find Alpaca batting! For this article we are going to talk about the most common types of batting and why you might choose one type over another.

Beginner’s Guide to Machine Quilting: Batting Fiber Types

In our previous articles we defined some of the terms you'll hear in the batting world. Just as there are ...
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Beginner's Guide to Machine Quilting: Batting Definitions Part 2

Beginner’s Guide to Machine Quilting: Batting Definitions Part 2

In the last Beginner's Guide to Machine Quilting post, I started talking about some common batting terms. Today I've got ...
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Beginner's Guide to Machine Quilting: Batting Definitions Part 1

Beginner’s Guide to Machine Quilting: Batting Definitions Part 1

My mother is not a quilter and she refers to the batting as "fluffy stuff". I've stood at my school ...
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