fabric · Patchwork and quilting

What is a fat quarter of fabric?

A fat quarter of fabric is a pre-cut, cotton fabric section measuring approximately 18” x 22” (46cm x 56cm). A quarter cut yard of fabric cut from a bolt of fabric would measure 44” x 9”. The difference is that the fat quarter is half as wide as the quarter cut, however twice as long.… Continue reading What is a fat quarter of fabric?