Are puff quilts comfortable?
So if you are sleeping under one you are sleeping under dozens of squarish puff-balls. Today the light weight polyester filling found at craft stores can result in a light comfy quilt but in the 19th century these quilts filled with cotton or wool were not always so comfortable.
How many yards do you need for a puff quilt?
1/3 yd of 8 types of fabrics – having different textures makes the puff quilt fun for babies to play with. 1.5 yd of cotton-woven scrap fabric – Don’t use anything fancy here. I cut up an old sheet I had and it worked great! Batting.
Can you hand stitch a quilt?
Some quilt blocks are actually easier to make by hand than on a sewing machine, so hand piecing is a nice skill to have in your quilting repertoire. Set-in or Y seams can actually be easier to sew by hand than on a machine! … You just may find a new favorite quilt making activity!