Quilters Dream Cotton starts with the finest USA cotton and is carded, cross-lapped and specially needle-punched. Stitch up to 8″ apart with no scrim, glues, or other binders The finished quilt may be machine washed and dried. Shrinkage is minimal. Drapes beautifully giving a traditional look and feel to your quilt. Request & Select lofts are white in colour while Deluxe is slightly off-white.