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Using Left Over Fabric
A great way to use left over fabric
is in the backing simply join them together into a long strip
and join to backing fabric either sewing down the centre or perhaps
around the sides.
Always measure your quilt top through the centre
before adding borders and make the top fit this measurement not
the borders to fit the top.
Keeping track of all those small pieces
When cutting lots of small pieces it is a good
idea to keep them in zip lock bags so they are easily seen and
How big do I need to make my bed quilt?
When making a bed quilt you need to think about
how far over the edges of the bed you need you quilt to go. This
will of course mean extra centimetres / inches to be accounted
Standard Australian bed sizes
||69cm x 130cm
||27in x 51in
||92cm x 190cm
||36in x 75in
||107cm x 202cm
||42in x 80in
||137cm x 190cm
||54in x 75in
||153cm x 202cm
||60in x 80in
||183cm x 202cm
||72in x 80in