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Try your hand at making a rag quilt. This is a great project for beginners with several variations possible. This tutorial is for a baby quilt 31" X 31" large, with various prints used in piecing the top and one fabric design used for the back. The batting is one layer of flannel. Enjoy!

Step 1 - Cut Fabric

Step 1 - Cut Fabric


Step 2 - Make Quilt Sandwiches

Step 2 - Make Quilt Sandwiches


Step 3 - Sew Quilt Sandwiches

Step 3 - Sew Quilt Sandwiches


Step 4 - Quilt Squares

Step 4 - Quilt Squares


Step 5 - Laying out the Quilt

Step 5 - Laying out the Quilt


Step 6 - Sewing Squares Into Rows

Step 6 - Sewing Squares Into Rows


Step 7 - Sewing Rows Together

Step 7 - Sewing Rows Together


Step 8 - Intersection of Four Corners

Step 8 - Intersection of Four Corners


Step 9 - Finishing Quilt Top Before Cutting

Step 9 - Finishing Quilt Top Before Cutting


Step 10 - Clipping the Seams

Step 10 - Clipping the Seams


Step 11 - Wash the Quilt

Step 11 - Wash the Quilt


Step 12 - Quilt Label

Step 12 - Quilt Label


Step 13 - Wrap it Up

Step 13 - Wrap it Up


Rag Quilt Variations

Rag Quilt Variations