These perfectly blended fibers are carded and crosslapped for a smooth consistent web that is layered on to a light scrim and specially needlepunched. Dream Blend can be stitched up to 12" apart, yet remains soft when closely quilted. No need to prewash,shrinkage is minimal. Finished quilts may be machine washed and dried. Dream Blend for Machines is made with the same distinctive quality, cleanliness and consistency that has made Quilters Dream Batting the one you can always count on! Excellant for Longarm and Shortarm Machines. Made with pride in the USA.