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How to Determine Sizing for a Quilt

Posted by admin on November 4th, 2013 in Quilting 101, Uncategorized with Comments Off on How to Determine Sizing for a Quilt


Understanding how to make a quilt highly depends on mattress sizes. Knowing the sizing makes it much easier to design and make a jelly roll quilt that fits the bed perfectly. Knowing your sizing greatly determines the amount of space you will have for patterns and style for your quilt.

Standard Mattress sizing to complete a quilt Standard Mattress Sizing:

Crib : 28″ x 52″

Twin (Single) : 39″ x 75″

Long Twin : 36″ x 80″ (Most beds in college dorms have long twin mattresses)

 Full Mattress, (Double) : 54″ x 75″

 Queen: 60″ x 80″

King: 76″ x 80″

 California King: 72″ x 84″

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