A floral quilt

Quilt

Blanket, duvet

 

See Also Clothing

 

Reduce

To minimise the need to replace quilts, where practical purchase good quality quilts that can last a lifetime.

 

Repair

Rather than replacing your torn quilt, why not repair it.  If you are not a confident sower, check out the Clothing alternations and repairs agents listed in the yellow pages.

Reuse

Quilts in good conditions can be onsold, donate to charity or taken to a second hand store.

 

If the quilt is torn or damaged, it could be reused as:

  • Pet bedding
  • Donate to the SPCA for bedding
  • Cut the quilt into squares and make into new patchwork quilt
  • Keep for foam stuffing for another project

 

 

 

Recycle

Quilts and blankets can be recycled through Clothing bins.

How to recycle it?
  • wash and dry it
Where to recycle it?
  • Local clothing bin
  • Apteryx Clothing