What supplies do I need to make a Tshirt quilt?

What backing do you use for a T-shirt quilt?

100% Cotton

This is my preferred fabric choice because it wears well and is easy to work with. This is what we use here at Too Cool T-shirt Quilts.

How many shirts do you need to make a T-shirt quilt?

30 shirts will make a full size quilt, approx. 82″ x 96″ – 5 across x 6 down. 36 shirts will make a queen size quilt, approx. 96″ x 96″ – 6 across x 6 down.

Can you use dry fit shirts in a Tshirt quilt?

The Short Answer:

Yes, we can use any part of your T-shirts or other items. Front, back, sleeve, leg and butt.

Can you use a sweatshirt in a Tshirt quilt?

We get this question a lot! Yes they can. They can be mixed in with any other type of material that is machine washable.

Is quilting an expensive hobby?

Quilting can be quite an expensive hobby, but you can also do it with very little expense. The pricey fabrics and the modern gadgets of today make quilting expensive. But it can be one of the most practical hobbies if you use only the basic quilting materials.

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