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8 Amazing Modern Quilt Backs (Sew Mama Sew) Quilting For Beginners, Quilting Tips, Quilting Tutorials, Machine Quilting, Quilting Projects, Quilting Designs, Sewing Projects, Sewing Tips, Sewing Tutorials

8 Amazing Modern Quilt Backs (Sew Mama Sew)

Debbie Jeske from A Quilter’s Table gave us 12 Fundamental Quilting Skills last month, and she's back with a compilation of the best modern quilt back tutorials...

A handy refrence for Quilt Size and Backing Yardage Chart Quilting For Beginners, Quilting Tutorials, Quilting Projects, Quilting Designs, Sewing Projects, Quilting Ideas, Sewing Tips, Beginner Quilting, Sewing Basics

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For your quilting pleasure, we have a couple of helpful charts to offer you today. Either chart can be printed by right-clicking with your mouse and saving to your hard drive–then print. The …

Sew Quilt Figuring Out Yardage for Quilt Backings.So glad to finally find something like this my math really sucks lol Quilting Tools, Quilting Tutorials, Machine Quilting, Quilting Projects, Quilting Designs, Sewing Projects, Quilting Ideas, Modern Quilting, Crazy Quilting

Figuring Out Yardage for Quilt Backings

Today I am going to attempt to help you figure out how to cut and buy the correct amount of fabric for the back of your quilt. This will be featured in the tool section as Backing Chart for quick reference in the future. This chart assumes your fabric is 42 inches wide. You will have to make adjustments if your fabric is a different width. This first section will feature five different options for piecing the backing depending on how big your quilt is for the optimal use of fabric. I did do…

Can we take a moment to discuss how basting totally blows? Some people are very anti-hand-binding; they find it boring and tedious and unnecessary. I like binding my quilts by handits less noisy tha Quilting Board, Quilting Tools, Quilting Tutorials, Hand Quilting, Machine Quilting, Quilting Projects, Quilting Designs, Sewing Tutorials, Quilting Ideas

The RST Guide to Board Basting (Right Sides Together)

Can we take a moment to discuss how basting totally blows? Some people are very anti-hand-binding; they find it boring and tedious and unnecessary. I like binding my quilts by hand—it’s less noisy tha

How to quilt batik backing Think twice before you make a quilt backing out of a bed sheet, batik fabric, or "white on white" prints. Read the link for the hidden problems, and tips on how to successfully use such fabrics for your backing when you must Quilting Tools, Longarm Quilting, Quilting Tutorials, Hand Quilting, Machine Quilting, Quilting Ideas, Quilting Projects, Quilting Designs, Quilt Patterns

Tips for using "unusual" fabrics for quilt backing

Think twice before you make a quilt backing out of a bed sheet, batik fabric, or "white on white" prints. Read the link for the hidden problems, and tips on how to successfully use such fabrics for your backing when you must

Plain Ol' Vanilla: Spray Basting a Quilt.I've Changed My Mind. TC - want to read - I've never tried spray basting! Quilting For Beginners, Quilting Tips, Quilting Tutorials, Quilting Projects, Sewing Projects, Beginner Quilting, Crazy Quilting, Sewing Crafts, Basting A Quilt

Spray Basting a Quilt...I've Changed My Mind

I never thought I would write such a post. Me...the one who tried spray basting several quilts years ago when I first started machine quilt...

Sewing Tips For Beginners Quilt Along Series: Quilt Batting and Backs Quilting 101, Quilting For Beginners, Quilting Tutorials, Hand Quilting, Machine Quilting, Quilting Projects, Quilting Designs, Sewing Projects, Beginner Quilting

Quilt Along Series: Quilt Batting and Backs | Make and Takes

Basically the definition of a quilt is a blanket made of a top (front) and back with a layer of batting sandwiched in between and held together by some kind of stitching through all three layers. Today we are going to discuss choosing batting and backs. There is a wide variety of quilt battings available … Continued

It's all about squaring the quilt backing. If not, chances are you're off to a crooked start. Quilting Tools, Quilting Tutorials, Quilting Projects, Longarm Quilting, Machine Quilting, Quilting Ideas, Backing A Quilt, Quilt Border, Quilt Blocks

A Quilt Backing Needs to be Squared Before Loading on a Frame

It's all about squaring the quilt backing. If not, chances are you're off to a crooked start.

My Quilt Infatuation: Beginner QAL- Basting Your Quilt Quilting For Beginners, Quilting Tips, Quilting Tutorials, Hand Quilting, Quilting Designs, Basting A Quilt, Quilt Binding, Quilt Patterns, Sewing Patterns

Beginner QAL- Basting Your Quilt

First off, let's all take a look at our finished quilt tops and pat ourselves on the back- yay! Piecing the quilt top is by far my most favorite part of the quilting process. I just think it's so fantastic to watch little bits of fabric become transformed into an idea that was in my head. I have to tell you though, basting is my absolute least favorite part. I don't tell you that to discourage you or to sway your opinion of this part. Rather, I am telling you so that if you happen to get…

Can we take a moment to discuss how basting totally blows? Some people are very anti-hand-binding; they find it boring and tedious and unnecessary. I like binding my quilts by handits less noisy tha Quilting Board, Quilting Tools, Quilting Tutorials, Hand Quilting, Machine Quilting, Quilting Projects, Quilting Designs, Sewing Tutorials, Quilting Ideas

The RST Guide to Board Basting - Right Sides Together

Can we take a moment to discuss how basting totally blows? Some people are very anti-hand-binding; they find it boring and tedious and unnecessary. I like binding my quilts by hand—it’s less noisy than the machine while I’m watching my trash TV—but I cannot stand basting. There I am, hunched over my quilt on the … Read more...

How much backing is needed, if my quilt measures 63 inches by 78 inches? ReplyAt a minimum yards plus a bit extra for fabric not cut straight from Quilting 101, Quilting Tools, Quilting For Beginners, Quilting Tutorials, Quilting Projects, Sewing Projects, Lap Quilt Size, Quilt Size Charts, Quilt Sizes

Calculating yardage for quilt back

Cindy asks...How much backing is needed, if my quilt measures 63 inches by 78 inches? Julie replies...At a minimum 4-7/8 yards plus a bit extra for fabric

When the fabric purchased for quilt backing isn't big enough.give it a border! This may finish my quilt as you go design idea. Quilting Tools, Quilting Tutorials, Quilting Projects, Quilting Designs, Sewing Projects, Quilting Ideas, Patch Quilt, Quilt Blocks, Sewing Hacks

Cabbage Quilts

Have you seen Mrs Red Pepper's stunning Purple Patch quilt? It's divine and I'm going to have to make one like that, I love those purple shot cottons interspersed with squares of bright colours and flowers and dots. Well anyway it kind of reminded me of a purple and green 9 patch quilt I made some years ago. (Actually it looks nothing like Rita's, but it is purple, and it does have lots of squares!!!). I simply cannot remember the name of this fabric range, does anyone else remember what it…