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## How many quilt squares do I need for a queen size quilt?

…you’ll need a quilt **14 blocks wide by 15 blocks long**. Add a 1/4 inch binding on all sides and the finished measurement is 84-1/2″ by 90-1/2″.

## How many 12×12 squares make a queen size quilt?

If you are going to make a queen size quilt using 12-inch blocks, you will need **59 blocks**.

## What is the size of a homemade queen quilt?

Standard Quilt Sizes

Bed Type | Mattress Size (inches) | Coverlet 16 inch drop |
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Twin XL | 39 x 80 | 71 x 96 |

Full | 54 x 75 | 86 x 91 |

Queen | 60 x 80 | 92 x 96 |

King | 78 x 80 | 110 x 96 |

## How many blocks do I need calculator?

After you have found the square footage of both your wall and your block, determining the number of blocks you need is as simple **as dividing the wall square footage by the block square footage**. If you’re using a standard 16″ x 8″ x 8″ block, find the number of blocks needed by dividing the wall square footage by 0.89.

## How do you measure a quilt square?

A—To calculate the size to cut a square for side setting triangles, **multiply the finished block size by 1.414 and add 1.25″ for seam allowances**. (For example, 10″ block × 1.414 = 14.14 + 1.25″ = 15.39″; rounded up the measurement would be 151⁄2″.)

## What size quilt is best for a queen bed?

If you have a queen-size bed, a comforter with a “full/queen” label may not be long enough to cover the sides of the mattress. Therefore, those with full mattresses should opt for a comforter with less width, between 81 and 84 inches. Those with queen beds should consider one with more width, **between 86 and 88 inches**.

## What size quilt should I buy for a queen bed?

Sizing Your Quilt Top

Crib | 23″ by 46″ |
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Twin | 39″ by 75″ |

Double | 54″ by 75″ |

Queen | 60″ by 80″ |

King | 78″ by 80″ |

## How long does it take to make a queen size quilt?

How long does it take to make a quilt? A baby quilt may take you a mere 12 hours to make from start to finish, while a queen-sized quilt could take **as many as 8 weeks or more**.