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Solution for running out of backing fabric. Snippy Sisters : Joyce's quilt

Rather than a plain, one fabric back piece, this quilt from Three Snippy Sisters adds just as much interest as the front. I love the way she did this quilt back and the fabrics are terrific!

Habitat Challenge, Kansas City Modern Quilt Guild by Kansas City Modern Quilt Guild, via Flickr

Made for the Kansas City Modern Quilt Guild's Habitat Challenge using Jay McCarroll's Habitat line of fabric for Free Spirit.

Quilt Back & Label | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

My Pinwheel Sampler quilt back, all ready to go. I put twenty baby windmills up the back and embroidered a label with the deets. I'm calling it "In the Pink: A Study in Pinwheels.


Backing a Quilt Idea Take the leftover fabrics from the quilt and cut them into strips to make a matching stripy section on the back. I really LOVE having a bit of extra on the back!

love this Quilt Back by Empty Bobbin Sewing.

love this Quilt Back by Empty Bobbin Sewing.

Another beautiful quilt back. This one backs a quilt called Anything Goes.

Anything Goes Log Cabin Quilt

How to piece a quilt backing to fit your quilt. Diagonal_Ex_3b1

Easy to use calculator which quickly calculates the fabric needed for diagonal backing a quilt. Can also be used for quilt batting. Saves batting and fabric.