# Question: How many yards of fabric do I need for a queen size quilt top?

Contents

## How many yards do I need for a quilt top?

If your quilt is 40 to 60″ wide, horizontal seams save on yardage.

• Quilt top width x 2 + 12. Divide by 36″ to determine yardage.
• Example for a 47×74″ quilt top: 47″ x 2 = 94″. 94″ + 12 =106″. 106″ divided by 36″ = 3 yards.

## How much is a homemade queen size quilt?

As a general guide, the going rate for a queen-sized quilt can be anything between \$350 to \$1500, while a baby quilt can be had for anything between \$150 and \$400.

Average Hand Quilting Price List.

Baby 36 x 36 \$350
Queen 90 x 100 \$1300
King 110 x 110 \$1500

## How much backing do I need for a queen size quilt?

108″ backing is great for king or queen sized quilt, but a touch overkill for baby blankets.

## How much binding do I need for a queen size quilt?

Yardage to Buy for Double Fold Binding

Yardage of Fabric to buy for 3/8″ or 3/4″ Double Fold Binding
Approximate Size Queen
84″ x 92″
1. Inches of Binding 352
2. Yardage to buy for 3/8″ finished width of Binding 3/4 yd.

## How many yards of fabric does it take to make a blanket?

You can allocate two to four yards of fabric to make a blanket. A small-size blanket like the baby blanket or crib blanket can use a yard for each piece, while the slightly bigger child blanket will need one and a half yards each.

THIS IS INTERESTING:  What is Mosaic diet?

## How much fabric do I need for a 9 patch quilt?

Amount of Fabric Needed

For our nine patch quilt tutorial we purchased 1 1/2 yards of dark fabric and 5/8 yard of light fabric. For security, most quilters buy a quarter yard or so of extra fabric and add it to their stash if they don’t use it.

## How much fabric do I need to make a twin size quilt?

For example, with a 14-inch drop, a twin quilt typically is 70 inches wide and 90 inches long. Seventy multiplied by 90 equals 6,300, plus 20 percent equals 7,560, divided by 1,296 equals 5.8, rounded up is 6. Each of the top and underside requires a minimum of 6 yards of fabric.