Walk through the steps to put the quilt top, batting and quilt backing together to make a quilt sandwich.
To piece your quilt backing, use 1/2" seam allowances for added stability. Sew the pieces together along a pair of long edges. Press the seam allowances open.
Learn how to make a quilt backing. you don't have to sew long pieces together, and if you are hand quilting you don't have any extra seams to sew through.
Barb shows us how to put a quilt backing together that is quick and easy. Visit us at http://www.quiltwoman.com.
This is to show you how I go about preparing backing for my Long Arm. My. Make a "Disappearing Double.
Assembling a Quilt: This is my technique for layering a finished quilt.. After sewing together your backing fabric, lay it down on a flat surface (right side down)
This calculator determines how much yardage from a bolt of fabric is needed to make a backing for a quilt. It may also be used to determine how much batting .
Somehow I often end up sewing the two pieces of the quilt backing together along the wrong edge so that they do not make the right sized rectangle.