Quilt Making Tips & Techniques

Quilting tutorials showing how to make a quilt including choosing fabrics and binding, nesting seams, basting, binding, quilting and more!

How to Sew a Quarter Square Triangle Quilt Block – Kitchen Sink Quiltalong!
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How to Sew a Quarter Square Triangle Quilt Block – Kitchen Sink Quiltalong!

Learn to sew the classic Quarter Square Triangle block! The QST (quarter square triangle) unit is found in many patchwork quilts. Sometimes quarter square triangle units are used in other quilt blocks, and sometimes the quarter square triangle is the…

Quilt Sizes: Free Printable Chart for Making Quilts!
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Quilt Sizes: Free Printable Chart for Making Quilts!

So you want to make a quilt! To me, all sizes of quilts are beautiful – from the mini quilts I hang on my wall to the king sized quilt on my bed. If you are setting out to sew quilt for a specific purpose (such as a baby gift) or to fit on a bed, you probably want to have an idea of common quilt sizes before you get started.

For that purpose, I created a cute chart for quiltmakers and quilters to use as a handy resource showing standard quilt sizes, including the most commonly used sizes of bed quilts (crib, twin, double, queen, and king).