Layer Cakes

Layer Cakes is a name given to pre-cut squares that are 10 inch x 10 inch.     Also see: Pre-cuts  

Layering a Quilt

layering a quilt

Layering a quilt refers to the process when all three layers of the quilt are put together. In this photo that demonstrates layering a quilt, also known as making the “quilt sandwich”; the backing, batting and quilt top are pinned before machine quilting.   See Beginner Basics – Quilt Sandwich Tutorial