I prefer snaps. I've never had a problem with my quilt performing at its rated temperature despite not being sewn at the footbox. Just plug it with a sock and your good. I've found its nice to be able to lay the quilt out flat to dry it out and it's nice to use it flat at warmer temperatures.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy."