How to Make a Simple Quilt

Learn the basics for making a simple quilt when you complete this beginner quilt. This is a great way to start quilting – work on a small project that touches on all the necessary skills needed for quilt-making.

If you would like more in-depth explanations of the techniques in this video; check out the links at the bottom of the page. Supply lists for the quilts featured in this video – a small table topper AND a baby quilt – are also included below.

SUPPLY LIST for How to Make a SIMPLE QUILT

Table Topper Supply List (24″ by 24″)

Fabric/Batting: (100% cotton works best!)

1/4 yard of solid

1/4 yard of a print

2/3 yard for back of quilt

2/3 yard of batting

Cutting Tools:

fabric scissors/square template OR rotary cutter, acrylic ruler and self healing mat

Notions:

neutral color of thread

pins

Baby Quilt Supply List (37″ by 41 1/2″)

Fabric/Batting: (100% cotton works best!)

1 package of 5″ charm squares (42 sqs.)

2/3 yard for border 1 1/8 yard for back of quilt 1 1/8 yard of batting

Cutting Tools:

fabric scissors/square template OR rotary cutter, acrylic ruler and self healing mat

Notions:

neutral color of thread

pins

5 yards of double fold binding

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