GOT IT COVERED?

Don't know how big to make your quilt?
Remember to add 12-14" on each side (and the foot) for the drop and 14" at
the head if you want it to tuck under a pillow.

  Mattress Size Quilt Size (These are all measurements for a 16" drop)
Receiving N/A 36" X 45" or 45" X 45"
Crib 23" X 46"  
Lap Quilt N/A Between 52" and 68" wide. 52" to 78" in length.
Twin 39" X 75" Between 64" and 72" wide. 86" to 96" in length.
Full 54" X 75" Between 70" and 88 wide. 86" to 100" in length.
Queen 60" X 80" Between 88" and 99" wide. 94" to 108" in length.
King 76" X 80" Between 94" and 108" wide. 94" to 108" in length.

Measurements are approximate.

Quilt Size Amount of Backing Needed
Twin 71" x 101" 6 yards
Full 86" x 101" 7.5 yards
Queen 92" x 106" 8.25 yards
King 108" x 106" 9.25 yards

Several factors are to be considered when deciding what size to make a quilt such as your block size, borders and sashings. Also, the purpose you would like your quilt to serve needs to be determined when beginning your project. If you quilt is to be a coverlet or comforter, it will rest on the top of your bed with out any hanging over the edge. If you are making your quilt a bedspread, you must add to your measurements to allow for hanging on each side and at the bottom, as well as a pillow tuck a the top.

GOT IT COVERED?

Don't know how big to make your quilt?
Remember to add 12-14" on each side (and the foot) for the drop and 14" at
the head if you want it to tuck under a pillow.

  Mattress Size Quilt Size (These are all measurements for a 16" drop)
Receiving N/A 36" X 45" or 45" X 45"
Crib 23" X 46"  
Lap Quilt N/A Between 52" and 68" wide. 52" to 78" in length.
Twin 39" X 75" Between 64" and 72" wide. 86" to 96" in length.
Full 54" X 75" Between 70" and 88 wide. 86" to 100" in length.
Queen 60" X 80" Between 88" and 99" wide. 94" to 108" in length.
King 76" X 80" Between 94" and 108" wide. 94" to 108" in length.

Measurements are approximate.

Quilt Size Amount of Backing Needed
Twin 71" x 101" 6 yards
Full 86" x 101" 7.5 yards
Queen 92" x 106" 8.25 yards
King 108" x 106" 9.25 yards

Several factors are to be considered when deciding what size to make a quilt such as your block size, borders and sashings. Also, the purpose you would like your quilt to serve needs to be determined when beginning your project. If you quilt is to be a coverlet or comforter, it will rest on the top of your bed with out any hanging over the edge. If you are making your quilt a bedspread, you must add to your measurements to allow for hanging on each side and at the bottom, as well as a pillow tuck a the top.