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I am an expert rag quilter. I have made over 100 rag quilts and would love to assist others with questions and methods. I don't know much about actual quilting like machine or hand quilting or applique. I am, however, the resident expert on rag quilting in my town. If you want to make a rag quilt, I am your woman.

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I have been sewing for 12 years and rag quilting for 4. I have experienced just about every pitfall there is in rag quilting. Check out my quilts at


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Recent Answers from Audrey Zohner

2016-08-02 stripes between blocks:

You could totally do it - it's just like another block, but a rectangle shape.  Make sure you add the seam allowance to each side and sew the X if you're using poly batting.  Otherwise, it's just the same

2016-05-26 Baby quilt:

I really like 45"x63" with 10" starting blocks.  It'll be 5 squares across and 7 squares down.  Makes a great size quilt for the crib and will last for a long time as a regular lap quilt.  I never used

2014-11-16 ragquilt square:

As long as your flannel batting is the same size as your squares, then it will be sewn into the seam and that will keep it in place.  If you cut your flannel batting smaller than your front/back squares

2014-10-10 Cost:

I would ask what design they want and then figure out just how much fabric you will need for what they want.  I would then use $5 a yard as a standard value.  Some fabrics will cost you $3/yd, some will

2014-09-25 Shrink in size:

I honestly don't know.  I think I lose about 2-4" around when I wash the quilts on hot and dry them on high heat.  They also pill like crazy when you wash them like that.  If you wash them in cold water


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