The quickest and most simple way to make any size quilt is to use your favorite fabric precuts to make a classic patchwork quilt. Just two 42-piece layer cakes will create an 85″ square quilt using a 9-by-9 layout of the 10″ squares! For a bit more interest, add some sashing between your squares.

## What size quilt can I make with one layer cake?

For example, if you were to sew all the blocks together to create a patchwork quilt top with the 42-10″ squares from one layer cake, you would make seven rows of 6 squares each. The size of that quilt top would be **57″ x66 ½”** which makes a great throw size quilt.

## How many 5 inch squares does it take to make a full size quilt?

Full. The standard size of a blanket to cover a full-sized bed is 78″x87″ and up. You’d need a minimum of **288, 5″x5″ squares** to create this quilt.

## What size quilt will 2 jelly rolls make?

You will need 70- 40 inch strips to complete the project and that will leave you with 10 strips leftover. That leftover can be added to your stash. Some people say you can make a **queen-size quilt** with 2 jelly rolls but the actual amount is roughly 2.4 to 2.5 packages for one queen-size quilt.

## How many layer cakes make a yard?

1 yard of fabric will yield **12 squares**.

## Which has more fabric layer cake or jelly roll?

A jelly roll of 4o strips contains 4,000 square inches, or 2.78 yards. A layer cake of 40 squares contains 4,000 square inches, or 2.78 yards. … 69 yards of fabric.

## How many 5×5 squares do I need to make a baby quilt?

For the ‘Large Throw Quilt’, you are going to need a total of 110 squares. Each square is a 5 inch square in size. For the ‘Baby Play Quilt’, you are going to need a total of **42 squares**.

## How much fabric is a layer cake?

A Layer Cake is a total of **42 fabric squares**. Each square is 10 inch by 10 inch. If there are 42 fabrics in the fabric collection, you get one square of each fabric. If the designer doesn’t have 40 different fabrics, some will be repeated to have a total of 42 squares.

## What size quilt will 2 charm packs make?

I usually buy two charm packs, which will make a nice size lap quilt. The finished size of a charm pack once it is sewn into a quilt is **4-1/2 inches**. Now decide what size you want to make your quilt.

## How many 5 inch squares does it take to make a queen size quilt?

In order to **make a queen**–**sized quilt** using **5**–**inch** fabric **squares**, you need a minimum of 336 **squares**. Most standard charm packs, or pre-cut **5**–**inch** fabric **squares**, contain 42 pieces, so eight charm packs can be sewn together to **make a queen**–**sized quilt**.

## How many 10 inch squares does it take to make a queen size quilt?

…will require a 10 by **11 block** layout. With binding, the finished quilt measures 85-3/8″ by 93-7/8″. Now add a 1″ sashing (white with black cornerstones) between the blocks… …and it’ll take a quilt 9 by 10 blocks.