I bought a ton of Spiderman fabric for this he has recently decided that Spiderman is way better than Batman , and I was going to put this in EQ8 and design something.
Twin size quilts can be made in many patterns and designs, yet the size will always remain the same. A standard twin size bed mattress is 39 by 75 inches, but to have the appropriate overhang and look fantastic on the bed, the standard quilt size is 69 inches by 90 inches.
This can be accomplished by using blocks, strips of material or various shapes sewn into appliquéd patterns. Quilting can also refer to the pattern sewn into the blanket itself.
Quilting can be traced back to ancient Egypt after an ivory carving was discovered in depicting an Egyptian king wearing a mantle, or cloak, which appears to be quilted. The oldest known quilt was discovered in a Mongolian cave dating to around the 1st century and is now stored at the Leningrad Department of the Institute of Archaeology of the Academy of the Sciences of the Union of the Soviet Republic.
Twin size quilts, like other bedding sized quilts, are intended to keep the sleeper warm on cold winter nights.
Welcome to the Quilting Board! Results 1 to 11 of Quilt size for twin bed. Quilt size for twin bed So a friend asked me to make a new quilt for her son who is now in a big boy bed.
I like to make all my twin size quilts as close to 70" x90" as I can. I would ask the mother how much she wants the quilt to hang over the sides and bottom and whether she wants a pillow tuck. I don't like the look of a pillow tuck.
I am making a twin that is 64 x 86 but it is for a bunk-bed twin bed which has a thinner mattress and i don"t want long draping sides.
Is it a day bed that has a railing along the back and both ends? Originally Posted by Battle Axe. Originally Posted by Jingle. My sister has an excellent grasp of grammar. Thanks for all the great information about quilting. I am a beginner and would like to make a rag quilt for a baby. Can you help me? To make a Suzy — Your suggestion to Eve is off by a bit.
Your math forgot to include seam allowances if using a charm pack. I am from India and traditional Indian quilting is a very very old tradition here and different parts of India make distinctly different types of quilts.. I, too, enjoyed reading something literate as well as interesting. Good use of photographs to illustrate your points, too. I hope your blog is monetized. You deserve to be paid for your hard work. Appreciate that and have just started dabbling in monetization.
If you have any tips, let me know! I look quite often as to quilt sizes, but the problem I have is I have a California king bed and I have never found quilt patterns for that size of bed maybe Cal King is just a west coast thing!
Are you looking for an extra long twin size quilt pattern? If so, and since that is not a typical quilt size found in patterns, I would suggest using the dimensions found in this blog post and altering a quilt pattern to fit. A simple way to do that is using a pattern that uses the same block as a repeat — eg.
Good luck and happy sewing! I have a few longarm quilters that I recommend. Melissa of Sew Shabby Quilting is wonderful and so fast. Crinklelove is also wonderful for all-over patterns. And Mary of See Mary Quilt is a genius at custom quilting. I made my husband a couch quilt which is a big hit. What size do you suggest I cut my squares? That really depends on how many squares you would like to cut — the larger the squares, the fewer to cut and sew.
How wide do you start with the fabric? I am asking for any advice on a quilting machine I can get. I am fairly new to quilting but would like to quilt my own. I am not interested in having a long arm as mt space is really limited. But I do not know how to investigate other options. I would really appreciate any advice or suggestions I can get.
A lot of domestic sewing machines have an extra long throat space and really great quilting stitch options. This amazing free motion feature regulates tension and stitch width with such amazing accuracy, you can feel like a free-motion pro without really being one. You may want to check it out — https: Let me know if you have any more questions and feel free to email — suzy suzyquilts.
Very useful information, many thanks for sharing….! Love the quilts, btw — fabulous…. I have to chuckle about you story on your heritage. I went through the same thing. I never could figure out why the adults would burst I to laughter when I told them that. I have a question if someone could please help me. My aunt and I are making a baby quilt for my baby girl coming in November. The batting for the quilt is 45in x 60in. I have 4 different fabrics to make the patches. My question is what measurements should each patch be?
Thank you for your help. Unless you want the quilt to just be four rectangles, I would suggest picking a quilt pattern and using those fabrics according to the pattern. As an example, you could make with the Fishing Net pattern or Triangle Jitters pattern with that many fabrics.
The Medallion quilt in your post was made by international quilt designer, author, educator Gwen Marston. Credit for this masterpiece should be noted for the readers. Hi Suzy-Q, Excellent website. Have you made a T-shirt quilt? I have found sites that will make one for you but too expensive for me. I have lots of time but no experience quilting. Any tips or knowledge you can pass along would be greatly appreciated.
When it comes to T-shirt quilts I have a couple tips. Next, some of those shirts may be jersey or a combination of jersey and cotton. For more info on sewing with stretchier fabrics, check out this post on quilting with jersey. I looked up a pattern and their Queen size was 88 x 88? I love your Triangle Jitters and for some crazy reason your largest size is Twin where clearly the pattern is screaming it needs to be on my Queen size.
However on the pattern info it says it comes with a cheat sheet to make any size. FYI I enjoy your Instagram feeds!
Hi Lisa, The cheat sheet is mega simple because it helps you convert the half square triangles into any size. You can use the cheat sheet in the pattern, or any of these three options found here — https: Hi may name is Marilyn and I was trying to find a place that could make me a quilt for a christmas gift this year.
I am not sure where to even begin though and was hoping I could get some ideas and quotas? The quilt I was thinking of is a boise state broncos quilt. Hi Marilyn, I only make custom quilts that are based on my own quilt designs. If you send me an email, though, I could give you a list of other quilters who may be interested.
I want to make my son a quilt for Christmas. I have never made a quilt before, so I am not sure what to do.
He has a queen size bed, but he is also almost, if not close, to 6 feet tall. Hi Patricia, I recommend piecing the quilt yourself and then hiring a longarm quilter to quilt it for you. You would send them the quilt top and backing fabric and then they baste it and use a huge sewing machine to quilt it. The first few years I quilted, I exclusively hired longarm quilters. I still love sending my quilts to get quilted. There are so many good ones out there too.
This quilt is an example of an all over quilted pattern done by Crinklelove — https:
Understanding Twin, Queen, and King Bed Dimensions - The skytmeg.cf has been visited by 1M+ users in the past month. How can the answer be improved?Tell us how. Suggested Standard Quilt Sizes for Beds. Our suggested quilt size dimensions are based in most cases on a mattress depth of 15″. No extra length is included for a pillow tuck. Quilting, if moderate to heavy, may reduce the finished size of your quilt by 1″ to 3″ or more and should be considered when planning the finished size of your quilt.