Quilting Fabric

Fabric for quilting comes in thousands of colors, styles, materials, and patterns. You can get quilting fabric by the bolt, in fat quarters, fat eighths, strips, squares, and even fabric scraps! We carry the finest fabrics by top quilt fabric designers in a variety of cuts, combinations, and kits.

hourglass quilt ideas

Quilt Ideas for 10-inch Squares – Free Tutorial

Looking for quilt ideas for precut 10″ squares? Here are five suggestions and a free tutorial for a Nine-Patch Rearranged quilt using 10″ pre-cut fabric. Precut fabric makes quilting so much easier, because a lot of the work is done for you. Ten-inch squares are among the most versatile pre-cuts. Slice them into strips, smaller squares…

Label for Scotty Dog Quilt by Debbie Beaves

Quilt Label Tips, Tricks and More!

Labeling your quilt is an important–although often overlooked–step of making a quilt. When giving a quilt to a friend or family member, you might not think your quilts need labels. But they do! Quilt labels have helped quilt historians learn about a quilt’s origin long after the quilter was gone. They can also be a…

quilt fabric strips

How To Make A Bargello Quilt: Four Simple Steps

For a lot of quilters–myself included–making a bargello quilt is on the “quilter’s bucket list.” If you’re not familiar with these stunning quilts, they’re the perfect blend of traditional quilting meets modern and look challenging but are deceptively easy. When you first look at one, you might think “Wow, that’s a lot of piecing –…

Tips for Quilting With Flannel

For many of us, cooler temperatures have descended upon us and a cozy quilt is just the ticket to keeping warm! And what could be nicer to cuddle up with than a soft, warm, flannel quilt? But quilting with flannel can be tricky! It just doesn’t behave like your typical quilting cottons. Here are some…

yoga mat carrier fabric project

Fabric Projects to Make from One Yard

What can you make with one yard (give or take) of quilt fabric? So many creative fabric projects! No doubt, as a quilter your stash is full of coordinating fat quarters and scraps that make up about a yard of fabric. And you probably have yard-lengths (more or less) of leftover backing fabric, fabric from the…

Watercolor Palette Fabric Panel Quilt

10 Ideas for Using Fabric Panels

In my experience, quilters will collect just about any fabric they think they can turn into a quilt. I, personally, have a weakness for fabric panel prints. There are always plenty of them in our offices attached to fabric sample cards, and if they are remotely within my interest, I’ll nab them. I love the…

Hunter scrap quilt

Tips for Storing and Organizing Fabric Scraps

Welcome to the next-to-last stop on our National Craft Month blog hop. Be sure to see our giveaway at the end of this post. Ed note: Betty @bellsouth is the winner! I swear, fabric scraps from my quilt projects seem to multiply at night in my sewing room. And what isn’t home grown, I’ve adopted:…

quilt fabric strips

We Love the Keepsake Quilting Staff–and They Love You

Happy Employee Appreciation Day! We’d like to this opportunity to introduce you to some of the many people who work at Keepsake Quilting and give you some insight on what they do. It takes a team of dedicated staff–most of whom live within a few miles of our New Hampshire store–to bring you the best…