T Shirt Quilt Diy With Batting References. I knew my hubby's would be hung so i just used a very lightweight cotton, gave it some body but wasn't heavy. Getting the shirts ready to quilt.
Secure all three layers together using straight pins and pinmoors as you see in the right photo. For a thicker quilt, add an extra layer of batting. Sew the bottom line together and unfold once finished.
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Batting You May Want To Use Batting.
Quilting and finishing the completed quilt top. I use a thin batting or an old blanket. For a thicker quilt, add an extra layer of batting.
Once You Have All Your Boxes Traced, Cut Them Out With Your Fabric Scissors.
If you want a thin style quilt you could leave the batting out completely. Sewing the quilt top together. A polyester batting with loft is fun if you are going to tie your tee shirt quilt.
I Wanted My Quilt To Be Big Enough To Cover A Full Sized Bed, So I Needed 70 Squares For A 7X10 Pattern.
This will leave a diagonal quilted pattern on each square. A cotton batting or blend is better for a machine quilted project. Secure all three layers together using straight pins and pinmoors as you see in the right photo.
Spread The Backing On Your Work Surface And Place The Batting On The Backing.
Place the blanket batting on your work surface and. The final step to finishing these blocks is to quilt them! In part 2, we’ll discuss other options and creative touches.
Getting The Shirts Ready To Quilt.
Do this to all rows on both sides of quilt. Stitch your completed rows together to. Sew your stabilized shirts together into rows, stitching each piece into place with the right sides together and pressing each row after sewing.