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Backing a Quilt Idea #5 -
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Tutorial - How to make A Pieced Quilt Back
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BACKING FOR QUILT.Tutorial for piecing a quilt back. Will come in handy when I don't have large enough backing for my quilt

On Friday I showed some of the pieced quilt backs I have made recently and promised I'd post a tutorial to show you how I do it.

Tutorial - How to make A Pieced Quilt Back, great way to use up scraps and create a simple but pretty back. Also good place to put label for quilt.

Here is a list of all of my tutorials. Feel free to take a button & link to them! Also if you make a project from one of my tutorials be su.

Tutorial for piecing a quilt back. Will come in handy when I don't have large enough backing for my quilt

 
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Backing a Quilt Idea #7 - Balance
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Backing a Quilt Idea - Balance

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DIY Art Project - Painted Frame And Sticker Fun
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Backing a Quilt Idea #9 Take the leftover fabrics from the quilt and use them in the center strip on the back. More ideas here: http://www.victorianaquiltdesigns.com/VictorianaQuilters/Library/UsefulInfo/VQDInspiration/QuiltBackingIdeas.htm #quilting

 
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Back it Up #1 Quilt Pattern Lynne Wilson Designs
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Back it Up #1 Quilt Pattern Lynne Wilson Designs

 
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Backing a Quilt Idea #11 - Wonky Wedges You'll find the previous Quilt Backing Ideas here: http://victorianaquiltdesigns.com/VictorianaQuilters/Library/UsefulInfo/VQDInspiration/QuiltBackingIdeas.htm
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Backing a Quilt Idea #11 - Wonky Wedges You'll find the previous Quilt Backing Ideas here: http://victorianaquiltdesigns.com/VictorianaQuilters/Library/UsefulInfo/VQDInspiration/QuiltBackingIdeas.htm

 
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Quilt Backing Ideas from Victoriana Quilt Designs

Quilt Patterns from Victoriana Quilt Designs plus Printables & How to's for Quilter's

Let's start with a few relay race ideas.

So many outside-the-box ideas!

 
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5 Reasons Why You Need a Facebook Page
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Another idea for a pieced quilt backing. Gift Box Would be so fun for a Christmas quilt!

check the other ideas on this site.Backing a Quilt Idea - Gift Box What a great idea. Perfect for a quilt gift, too.

Backing a Quilt Idea #2 - Gift Box

 
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Backing a Quilt Idea #4 - Bands
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Another idea to make up your quilt backing. Tip: Use some fabrics left over from making the quilt top. I love matching my quilt backings to the quilt.

Backing a Quilt. I did this when I didn't have enough whole size fabric and it looked great so I'll do it again!

Backing a Quilt Idea #4 - Bands

 
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Not actually a huge fan of any of these, but the idea of not doing a solid back is a good thing to remember.

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My Christmas quilt back
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My Christmas quilt back; like the layout for any quilt with scraps and large pieces

Christmas back but would be simple for top.

Like this quilt design.different fabric?

I really love the idea of quilt backs looking as pretty as the fronts.

My Christmas quilt back

 
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Heidi's quilt, backing
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Great idea for quilt backing!

The backing might be one of my favourite parts

Another great way to merge 2 fabrics!

The backing might be one of my favorite parts :) Blogged here

 
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Backing a Quilt Idea #7 -great way to stash bust
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Backing a Quilt Idea -great way to stash bust

Quilt Backing Ideas from Victoriana Quilt Designs

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I really dig the bright simplicity of this quilt back by Mari Makes.
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I finished my very first quilt yesterday! The quilt was inspired by CarsonToo on Etsy ( http:/

Love the triangle pattern--would be beautiful to do a quilt in a simple fabric with this pattern.

but the coloured section in three or five thinner rows, at the bottom, and in the muted colour palette.

Deep gray is great

I really dig the bright simplicity of this quilt back by Mari Makes.

 
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Backing a Quilt Idea #1 - Almost 4-Patch
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Let's talk about Quilt Backings on today's Tips, Tricks, and Tuts Tuesday . What do you do for your quilt backings?

Finishing / Binding / Backing: Backing a Quilt Idea - Almost

When you want to use a pieced backing.

Backing a Quilt Idea #1 - Almost 4-Patch

 
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grumpystitches: Land and Sea for Siblings Together by felicity.quilts on Flickr.
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I truly didn't think I'd get a quilt done .

grumpystitches: Land and Sea for Siblings Together by felicity.quilts on Flickr.

 
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Help! Not enough backing fabric! - some piecing suggestions from Quilting board--
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good visual for Ways to extend quilt backings. (From Quilters Newsletter)

I've never done a pieced backing. I have 1 & 2 yd cuts of several fabrics that match the quilt top. The top is a Turning Twenty.

examples of ways to quilt back with different fabrics. This would also be an easy way to make a modern quilt, if each backing idea was a separate block and then mix em up.

John Flynn has a technique called a diagonal quilt back , he has instructions on his web site.hope that helps.

Help! Not enough backing fabric! - some piecing suggestions from Quilting board--

 
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busytown quilt back
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You probably remember my story about the busy town quilt . Well, the baby who will belong to this quilt is due to arrive any day!

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Flat Sheets as Quilt Backings?
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Meadow Mist Designs: Flat Sheets as Quilt Backings I agree - love using sheets only cotton so far. The lower quality (thread count) the better.

I have often used flat sheets as Quilt Backings, I especially like a well-washed flannel sheet.

Sheets for Backings

Flat Sheets as Quilt Backings? - TheQuiltShow.com

 
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Quilt Backing - using other fabric to extend what you have
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Quilt Backing - using other fabric to extend what you have

 
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Shades of Gray - Pieced Backing
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Pieced quilt back

Shades of Gray - Pieced Backing

 
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Christa’s Quilt Along 5.6 – Hugs ‘n Kisses Pieced Backing
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Christa’s Quilt Along – Hugs ‘n Kisses Pieced Backing

great idea for my bed size quilts. backing is always so difficult for quilts.

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Framing Your Quilt with a Beautiful Border - For Dummies
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You're not alone if when you assembled the quilt center area, your stitching wasn't exactly perfect and your seam allowances were not quite .

Machine Quilting Tips and Tricks - dummies

Quilting For Dummies Cheat Sheet - dummies

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Framing Your Quilt with a Beautiful Border - For Dummies

 
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Geraniums Quilt back
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Geraniums Quilt back by Darci - love this backing idea

I was thinking tonight about a new quilt back, and wanted to browse though finished ones for ideas. Thought it would be nice to see in one place.

Great way to use up fabric scraps!

Geraniums Quilt back by Darci - Stitches, via Flickr

 
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How to piece a quilt backing to fit your quilt. Diagonal_Ex_3b1
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Single diagonal backing with straight borders

Using the "not enough fabric" method + strips on the sides.

How to piece a quilt backing to fit your quilt. Diagonal_Ex_3b1

 
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Ahhh...Quilting: Older Quilts 28 charm squares plus yardage to make a quick baby quilt...
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Quilting: appliquet Zigzag Baby Quilt or table runner

Zigzag Baby Quilt - love the quilting and it's simplicity

Zigzag Baby Quilt - would be a good way to practice quilting on my home machine. Easier to do straight lines on that than a long arm I think.

Zigzag Baby Quilt- cute, but I don't know that iwould appliqué those zigzags.

Ahhh...Quilting: Older Quilts 28 charm squares plus yardage to make a quick baby quilt...

 
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Christa’s Quilt Along 4.5 – Sea of Squares Pieced Backing
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how to make a scrappy Pieced quilt Back 1 - x 2 - x 3 - x 4 - x 5 - x 6 - x 7 - x 8 - x 9 - x 10 - x

Two different ways to make a pieced quilt backing; love the scrappy backing, a great way to use the pieces from making the front and end up with a reversible quilt. Also, a good template for making patchwork curtains.

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Dad's quilt back
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quilt back - 6 squares, white bars of them), with wide on each side. Total quilt back 56 x 72 ~

Love this red with a white strip with squares -- would make a good "back" for a double-sided quilt.

Good things happen when I apply myself. Dad's quilt is finished! It's a small lap size. The blocks are For fabrics, I used: .

Simple and striking

Dad's quilt back | kona red and white leftover 4" squares fo… | Flickr

 
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good visual for Ways to extend quilt backings. (From Quilters Newsletter)
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Not enough fabric for your quilt back? Here are several methods for adding extra fabric so it looks like a planned design.

Ways to extend quilt backings. (From Quilters Newsletter) by Vickie Malm

Quilting Board back in ideas

I always make a mistake when I measure, cut and piece my backing fabric, and end up having to tack on pieces often both for width and length.

good visual for Ways to extend quilt backings. (From Quilters Newsletter)

 
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Linky Party: The Other Side of the Quilt
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A Quilter's Table: October 2013

Lots of inspiring quilt back pics!--Linky Party Other Side of the Quilt SwimBikeQuilt Linky Party: The Other Side of the Quilt

 
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Figuring Out Yardage for Quilt Backings...So glad to finally find something like this my math really sucks lol
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Figuring Out Yardage for Quilt Backings.So glad to finally find something like this my math really sucks

Great tutorial on figuring amount of backing needed and how to piece it.

Site shows charts for determiing yardage for these types of quilt backings for 25 different quilt sizes

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Figuring Out Yardage for Quilt Backings...So glad to finally find something like this my math really sucks lol

 
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My favorite challenge lately when making quilts is to add some fun character to the backing.  No more plain boring backs on your quilts!  Here are a few new quilt backing ideas for you to consider. This is the quilt backing for my Flowering Snowball Quilt. Buying 4-5 yards of fabric for the backing of …
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Quilt backing idea: buy yardage the length of your quilt, then use scraps or extra blocks to fill in the rest.

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My favorite challenge lately when making quilts is to add some fun character to the backing.  No more plain boring backs on your quilts!  Here are a few new quilt backing ideas for you to consider. This is the quilt backing for my Flowering Snowball Quilt. Buying 4-5 yards of fabric for the backing of …

 
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How to Piece Quilt Backing for a Perfect Fit
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I am really digging that black and white quilt idea. I may do that after I get done with my gypsy quilt.

You've designed an awesome front for your quilt, why not try some of these tips to make a creative back to complement your work & make it more special?

Creative Quilt Backs: Tips to Make Them Special

 
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So simple, LOVE!!!
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So simple, looove the colors

So simple, wonder how it would look with just two fabrics.

So simple, LOVE!!!

 
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Fast Fat-Quarter Quilts
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Quick and easy quilt pattern for a gift.

Black Tulip Quilts is an Australian online patchwork and fabric shop. We have a great range of books, supplies and patterns which is continuing to grow.

Quirky question: your quilting mentor

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Pieced Quilt Back Layouts - Saferbrowser Yahoo Image Search Results
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some great layout ideas. quilt backs or for orphan/ sampler blocks

I like this idea for making a few of those detailed Carol Doak star blocks.

A layout for those blocks you made a sample of but didn't really like enough to make six jillion more!

When I decided to make *just* five stars for the Solstice Stars Series, I know a lot of people were thinking “what the heck am.

Pieced Quilt Back Layouts - Saferbrowser Yahoo Image Search Results

 
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Several times the question has come up about pieced backings. Can I? Should I? How do I? Starting with this post, I am going to...
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Quilting In The BunkHouse: Pieced Quilt Backings

Several times the question has come up about pieced backings. Can I? Should I? How do I? Starting with this post, I am going to...

 
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simple patchwork pieced quilt back.... Thinking of using this idea.
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simple patchwork pieced quilt back. Thinking of using this idea.

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simple patchwork pieced quilt back.... Thinking of using this idea.

 
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Learn How Easy it is to Make Quilt Backing
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How to Make Quilt Backing from Any Fabric: Quilt Backing Options for Your Next Project 02/26/15 JS

 
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Backing a Quilt Idea #12 - Gift Box 2 You'll find the previous Quilt Backing Ideas here: http://victorianaquiltdesigns.com/VictorianaQuilters/Library/UsefulInfo/VQDInspiration/QuiltBackingIdeas.htm
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Quilt Backing Ideas from Victoriana Quilt Designs

Quilt News from Victoriana Quilt Designs about Quilt Patterns, free Block of the Month and Quilting Lessons.

Backing a Quilt Idea #12 - Gift Box 2 You'll find the previous Quilt Backing Ideas here: http://victorianaquiltdesigns.com/VictorianaQuilters/Library/UsefulInfo/VQDInspiration/QuiltBackingIdeas.htm

 
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I love these pieced backs so much I think maybe they should be fronts?
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Here's the quilt I finished for my niece. She doesn't know if she is having a girl or boy, so she said she wanted a brightly colored quilt for either

Using up extra blocks from front of quilt.

left over and scraps

I love these pieced backs so much I think maybe they should be fronts?

 
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Storytime Squares Tips & Tricks: Pieced Quilt Backs
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Storytime Squares Tips & Tricks: Pieced Quilt Backs

I love to make quilt tops (which is probably why I have about 6 that are waiting to be quilted). Sometimes, I get stuck when it comes to making a quilt back. In most cases, and especially with cha…

Great quilt backs Meyers Meyers @ happyhopefuls here are some idea for optional backs to coen's quilt

 
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FREE Creative Quilt Backs Online Class! {learn quilting tips and tricks for beautiful quilts!}
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FREE Creative Quilt Backs Online Class! {learn quilting tips and tricks for beautiful quilts!}

 
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Stereo Quilt
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While developing the Stereo quilt pattern, I discovered that you would have some extra triangles. I decided they would make a great pieced row for the quilt back. Here is step by step directions so

Stereo pieced quilt back. Use super sidekick ruler by Jay bird quilts.

Today I've got details and outtake photos of Stereo quilt for you! Quilt Details Fabric is Color Theory by Vanessa Christenson.

Cute strip along bottom for flannel piece quilt?

Today I've got details and outtake photos of Stereo quilt for you! Quilt Details Fabric is Color Theory by Vanessa Christenson...

 
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Nicey Jane quilt back 2
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Nicey Jane quilt back 2

And look at the quilt back!

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