There are no seams in our Weighted Quilt. There is nothing to pick at and nowhere for germs to hide. Perfect where infection control is required. It is also very easy to wash in the home environment and dries quickly. Use disinfecting wipes for easy cleaning between users.11 lb.THIS ITEM WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE UNTIL JANUARY 2018. PLEASE CALL US AT 800-467-6222 TO PLACE AN ORDER FOR THIS ITEM.