What are the best fabric types for quilting
Quilting cotton is the most popular medium for fabric crafts. It may look similar from the outside but you will certainly feel the difference. Quilting cotton, a.k.a. ‘craft cotton,’ is typically made of quality 100% cotton and medium in weight around 4 oz per square yard making it stiffer and heavier than Poplin and other apparel lines.
The most important consideration when selecting fabric for your quilt project is buying from a reputable Quilt Shop. This will help ensure the product is the genuine brand, and of good quality. After one too many horror stories from buying fabric on marketplaces and box stores, the best way to protect your investment is to stick to reputable businesses to source your fabric and notions.
Now here’s the fun part.. There are no rules and you can quilt with anything that inspires you, but there are some considerations to keep in mind. Here are some things to look for in a