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Quilts, unlike blankets, are made of at least two layers of fabric with a warmth-inducing filler in between, with decorative stitching to hold the whole quilt sandwich together. Depending on what materials are used, a quilt can either be quite lightweight and breathable (great for warm-weather spots) or extremely warm and cozy. Typically, you can find that information in the product description (usually it’s described as light-, medium- or heavy-weight), but generally cotton is lighter-weight while materials like wool or microfiber will offer more warmth. Here, the best quilts for your needs. 

Moisture: The ultimate enemy of down is moisture. This can begin even at the point of origin before you buy from the manufacturer not properly drying the comforter fill or it can happen from humidity in the home. There are many ways for moisture to attack your down comforter. Improper washing and drying can be culprits too, as down requires a lot of time to dry.
Patchwork piecing of Amish quilts is usually done with a sewing machine. Connecting patchwork pieces together this way makes the quilt very strong. What's more, this stitching can not be seen once the quilt is completed. Amish women have used non-electric sewing machines since they first became available over 150 years ago. On the other hand, applique work is all done by hand, as is most embroidery and binding.
Quilts utilize either down or synthetic insulation. Down insulation is more thermally efficient (with a superior warmth-to-weight ratio) and compresses better than synthetic insulation. However, down insulation also has downsides; it is more expensive and unable to provide good warmth when exposed to moisture (sweat, rain, high humidity etc.). Nevertheless, as quilts are primarily intended for lightweight hiking, we only included quilts with down insulation in this review.
A great entry level comforter with high end features. Pinzon is Amazon.com’s house brand for bedding and linens – like how Costco rebrands their products under the Kirkland brand. Amazon’s Pinzon branded comforters are actually manufactured by Downlite, the company that also makes down filled bedding for Eddie Bauer, Bloomingdales, and other high-end retailers.

The down used in this 550 fill power comforter undergoes a cleaning process to get rid of odor and ensure purity. It's also covered by a 100% cotton sateen fabric with a 300 thread count. The baffle-box construction helps keep the down evenly dispersed and ties on the corner allow it to be attached to a duvet cover. Lands' End suggests caring for this comforter by using a commercial washer.
While most down comforters are white, this Cuddledown style is available in 13 different colors. The cover is 100% cotton sateen with a 400 thread count and it's filled with a 600 fill power so it can be used all year long. The box-stitched construction and reinforced seams help keep the down evenly distributed inside. It's machine washable, but recommended in a commercial washer.
Design: Pinzon is our next choice for a superior comforter. The down comforter boasts of a patented PermaBaffle, which locks the filling in place from end-to-end with a 14 inch baffle box construction. Many people will visualize goose down comforters as being so marshmallow fluffy; they don’t realize that there is a flatter, sleeker version of down comforters. Pinzon is the svelte choice for a less puffed look.
Just keep in mind that it may also be one of the higher-maintenance picks out there, as Brooklinen doesn't recommend machine-washing or dry cleaning this comforter. It should periodically be shaken out outdoors, spot-cleaned in the event of a spill, or dry-cleaned as a last resort. It can also be fluffed in the dryer to revive its loftiness. The comforter is available to buy in twin, full/queen, and king/California king sizes.
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