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From: AnnieH
Date: 05-15-2005, 12:32 PM (1 of 3)
Hi, I just heard of an awesome sale and was wondering if I want to make a double bed quilt how do I calculate the amount of fabric required? Don't have a pattern picked out yet. Can any one tell me how to figure this one out?
Much appreciated, Annie :Canada:
User: AnnieH
Member since: 05-15-2005
Total posts: 1
From: joannequilts
Date: 05-15-2005, 01:12 PM (2 of 3)
Welcome to Sew Whats New Annie. :smile:

Not having a pattern in mind is a little difficult in calculating the amounts you will need but here are two links that will give you approx.
User: joannequilts
Member since: 12-22-2000
Total posts: 3070
From: Julia's Nana
Date: 05-15-2005, 03:26 PM (3 of 3)
Annie..use my rule of thumb and buy as much as you can afford! :re:

User: Julia's Nana
Member since: 08-28-2001
Total posts: 361
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