Quilt Border Fabric Calculator

Use this calculator to determine the amount of fabric needed for the border of a quilt.

For additional information about sewing a mitered border corner, see this video.

Additional fabric would be required for "fussy cutting".

For additional information about joining fabric strips together for borders and binding, see this video.


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