Poly-Fil Extra-Loft batting is a bonded polyester quilt batting with a medium loft that creates a more pronounced relief when hand quilting, making it perfect for beginners. It has an even give in both directions and is appropriate for hand or machine quilting, trapunto and tied quilts. Great for all quilting and crafting projects. Recommended quilting distance: 2in - 4in. Care: Machine washable once quilted. Air dry or dry on low-heat setting.