Flying Geese Quilt Guild Inc.

Harford County, Maryland

PO Box 1894, Bel Air, Maryland 21014-7894
 

Quilt Size Reference Chart
Compiled by Connie Dean

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Quilt Sizes

Baby Quilt

36" x 54"

Afghan/Lap Size

54" x 72"

Twin Quilt

54" x 90"

Double Quilt

72" x 90"

Queen Quilt

90" x 108"

King Quilt

108" x 108"

 

 

 

Standard Batting Sizes
To choose the proper batting size, add 4" to the size of your quilt top and pick that or the next higher batting size.

Crib Quilt

45" x 60"

Twin Quilt

72" x 90"

Double Quilt

81" x 96"

Queen Quilt

90" x 108"

King Quilt

120" x 120"

 

Standard Mattress Sizes

Crib Quilt

27" x 50"

Twin Quilt

39" x 75"

Double Quilt

54" x 75"

Queen Quilt

60" x 80"

King Quilt

72" x 84"

 

Number of Squares from a Fat Quarter
1 Fat quarter (18" x 22") =

99

2" squares

56

2 1/2" squares

42

 3" squares

30

 3 1/2" squares

20

 4" squares

16

 4 1/2" squares

12

 5" squares

12

 5 1/2" squares

9

 6" squares

6

 6 1/2" squares

 

Yardage Chart
The numbers are based on 44" wide fabric. This should help you estimate the amount of fabric you will need for whatever number or size blocks you choose to make. The approximate number of patches you will get from this amount of fabric

 

Patch Size

1 yd

1/2 Yd.

1/4 Yd.

2"

357

178

89

2-1/2"

208

104

52

3"

154

77

38

3-1/2"

108

54

27

4"

80

40

20

4-1/2"

63

31

15

5"

56

28

14

5-1/2"

42

21

10

6"&6-1/2"

30

15

7

7"

25

12

6

7-1/2"&8"

20

10

5

8-1/2"

16

8

4

9" to10-1/2"

11

5

0

11"

8

4

0

11-1/2" to12-1/2"

5

2

0

 

The approximate number of strips you will get from this amount of fabric

Strip Size

1 Yd.

1/2 Yd.

1-1/2"

23

11

2"

17

8

2-1/2"

13

7

3"

11

5

3-1/2"

10

5

4"

8

4

4-1/2"

7

3

5"

7

3

5-1/2"

6

3

6"

5

2

7"

5

2

8"

4

2