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Thread: 100% Cotton Batting --- Misleading???

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    Super Member Scissor Queen's Avatar
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    Quilter's Dream batting is actually 100% cotton and comes in different weights. It's needle punched but not thru a scrim.

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    Marjpf's Avatar
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    Just so you know - polypropylene is what we commonly call plastic. It is the same thing as is used for grocery store plastic bags and lots of food containers.

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    Super Member jljack's Avatar
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    Right you are, Marj.

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    Power Poster Prism99's Avatar
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    I'm pretty sure my Mountain Mist Blue Ribbon 100% cotton batting is 100% cotton.

    With the WnN, it may be the scrim that is not cotton. WnN is needlepunched through scrim to give it stability.

    I like my MMBR but would not recommend it for hand quilting. It also needs to be quilted no further apart than 2 inches. It is not needlepunched and has no scrim.

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    Well, I have not heard from the Warm Company in two days. I have noticed (or at least I think I see this) that the website under Warm and Natural seems to be modified a bit in their description. To me the description is still not clear to the consumer.

    No response is no big deal to me at this point. I still stand by my assumption that when something states 100% cotton batting...that what I hold in my hands should be 100% cotton batting. Not 100% cotton with other stuff added. When you buy 100% poly due to cotton/wool allergies for example, you assume there is no cotton or wool. But that is just my opinion.

    Anyhoo...thanks for everyone's explanations as it has helped to teach me. I will check out the batting suggestions. I appreciate it!

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