Quilters Fabric Measurements July 27, 2015 18:40

Fabric Measurements Cheat Sheet

1 yard = 36 x 42 inches

1/2 yard = 18 x 42 inches

fat quarter = 18 x 22 inches

obese eighth = 9 x 22 inches

quilt backing fabric is 108 - 120 inches wide

(so one yard = 36 x 108 inches)