Recycled Earth Friendly Batting
Quilters Dream Green is a soft, cozy batting made completely from recycled plastic bottles. Even the packaging is recycleable! Each pound of Dream Green Batting keeps 10 plastic bottles out of our landfills. Utilizing eco-efficient recycling Quilters Dream has developed a wonderful quilt batting that truly accomplishes the meaning of “green.”
Dream Green meets the highest standards of quality, function and performance. It is carded, crosslapped, and needlepunched for uniformity, strength, and resiliency. There is no resin or scrim to resist your needle.
This makes Dream Green a very soft batting with excellent drape, wonderful consistency and strength. You may confidently stitch up to 12” apart or as closely as you would like. Finished quilts may be dry-cleaned or gently machine washed and dried with little or no shrinkage. Dream Green stays soft and supple and is excellent for both hand and machine quilting.
How is it done? Recycled Plastic Bottles are cut into chips, washed, melted and extruded into fine polyester fibers. These fibers are not heated or exposed to potable liquids, so there is no possibility chemicals can leach into the batting. These fibers are are indistinguishable from virgin polyester fibers yet are made without depleting our precious natural resources.
The soft natural green color is kept to avoid additional processing. Dream Green is colorfast and compatible to all your finest quilts and projects. Your needles will glide through this unique eco-friendly batting.
What color are YOUR quilt dreams?
We recommend Quilters Dream batting for authenticity and ease of quilting. Yes, we offer Free samples (for the cost of shipping.)
To order, click on the hyperlinked item number on the same line as the batting you want. This will take you to our shopping cart where you can enter your zip code or country for an estimate of shipping. Please note this is only an estimate - we will ship using the most economical method. Your shipping will never be more than the estimate. Yes, we sell extra wide backing and coordinating quilting thread!
Please note: there is an additional shipping charge for batting sent to Alaska and Hawaii. Batting cannot be shipped out of the USA.
We accept American Express, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa and Paypal. Questions? Visit our Help Desk, call 888-817-6577 or E-mail Kris. Join our E-mail club and be notified of the bargains as they arrive.
We are having a sale on batting rolls! In addition to free shipping, we are offering 20% off our regular price. Sorry, batting rolls cannot be shipped outside the Continental US or to PO Boxes due to their size. For reference, queen rolls are 50" long and about 15" wide when shipped. King rolls are the same width when shipped on a 63" tube. Weight varies from 18 to 30 lbs. Batting rolls are drop-shipped from the manufacturer and can take up to two weeks to arrive.
This sale applies to rolls only, not the individual pre-cut battings.
To order, call toll free: 1-888-817-6577.
|Perfect for hand and machine quilting|
|Crib Size||46" x 60"||GCB||$10.60|
|Throw Size||60" x 60"||GTH||$12.20|
|Twin Size||72" x 93"||GTN||$17.50|
|King Size||122" x 122"||GK||$32.00|
|Throw Folded Roll
20% off sale!
|60" X 30 linear yards||GSR|
|Queen Folded Roll
20% off sale!
|93" X 30 linear yards||GFR||Sale Price: $215.00
|King Folded Roll
20% off sale!
|121" x 25 linear yds||GKR||Sale Price: $228.00
GREEN FACTS: Studies show that the energy saved by recycling a single plastic bottle – as compared to producing a new one from scratch – is enough to power a single 60-watt bulb for six hours. The amount of petroleum saved annually by using postconsumer bottles instead of virgin materials in the manufacturing process is enough to supply power to a city the size ofAtlanta for an entire year! It is reported the process of recycling plastic bottles results in a 66% reduction of energy consumption, nearly 90% reduction of water usage and reduction of carbon dioxide by 2.5 times.
|Please note: we occasionally experience delays in receiving batting from the manufacturer. Not often, just once in a while. To avoid disappointment, allow at least a week to receive your package.|