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

Some ways to piece a quilt back De's note: if you don't rip your fabric to be on grain, your pieced backs will sag and pucker. Always work on-grain!

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 …

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

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!

Attaching the Quilt As You Go Blocks Together ... I NEED this tute SO badly!.

Attaching the Quilt As You Go Blocks Together ... I NEED this tute SO badly!.

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

Easy to use calculator which quickly calculates the fabric needed for diagonal backing a quilt. Can also be used for quilt batting. Saves batting and fabric.

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…

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…

How to make backing fabric to fit your quilt, when it doesn't.  Amazing!

How to make backing fabric to fit your quilt, when it doesn't. John Flyn's method with diagrams. DO use a seam, make sure to take the selvages off, and press the seam open. I long arm quilt and love it because the seam isn't in the same place as I roll!

Charity Block free pattern~ great block to use at Bellevue for charity quilting

- PATIENCE (Original posting: Charity Block free pattern~ great block to use at Bellevue for charity quilting)

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

Ways to Extend Quilt Backing - The inner gray lines represent the pieced top the pieced top. The outer lines are the edges of the pieced backing.

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