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There are two backing troubles that can derail an otherwise wonderful quilt: your fabric is too small or your fabric is not square. Read our solutions!

Previous pinner wrote: There are two backing troubles that can derail an otherwise wonderful quilt: your fabric is too small or your fabric is not square. Read our solutions!

Here is a terrific chart to guide you with your quilt backing. Quick-look chart to piece quilt backings without a center seam. DLW by twila

~ Duvet Cover or Comforter for Beds ~ Quick-look chart to piece quilt backings without a center seam

Quilt Sizing Chart

This is a great chart to reference for Quilting Projects. (Just didn't see this chart on the connecting website though)

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

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.

Quilting rulers come in all different sizes and shapes. Heather Thomas will teach you how to use them properly by explaining what all of the different hash lines on them are for as well as the diagonal lines.

How to Use Quilting Rulers Properly

Quilting rulers come in all different sizes and shapes. Heather Thomas will teach you how to use them properly by explaining what all of the different hash lines on them are for as well as the diagonal lines.

MyFabricFriend: Moda Quick Reference Guide

Quick Reference Guide for common quilt measurements. Also shows measurements for making allowance for sides to bed quilts, etc.

Discover quilt binding techniques and tips every quilter should know!

Quilt Binding Techniques and Tips

Karen's Quilts, Crows and Cardinals: Tutorial - Mitered and Flanged Machine Binding

The most detailed and concise tute on quilt binding I have seen. Karen's Quilts, Crows and Cardinals: Tutorial - Mitered and Flanged Machine Binding