Help! Not enough backing fabric! - some piecing suggestions from Quilting board--
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 …
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
How to make backing fabric to fit your quilt, when it doesn't. John Flyn's method with diagrams. Pretty cool.
Shimmer fabric by Jennifer Sampou Quilt made by Janice Ryan
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This is ingenious! John Flynn's Diagonal backing calculator helps to minimize the amount of fabric needed for your quilt backing. (Flynn was a bridge-building engineer before he became a quilter, and you can tell it from his great tricks.)
My collection of Ideas for Backing a Quilt is available in a .pdf file format. Request your file here: http://victorianaquiltdesigns.com/VictorianaQuilters/Library/UsefulInfo/VQDInspiration/QuiltBackingIdeas.htm