You've finally finished piecing your quilt top together, so what's next? Before you can quilt your project, you need to baste your “quilt sandwich.”
Basting is a crucial step in the quilt-making process, and you need to do it accurately and thoroughly to ensure you get the best result with your quilting.
But don't worry! It's not difficult, and it shouldn't take too much time. I can usually baste a twin-sized quilt in less than two hours.
In this tutorial, I will show you how to baste a quilt and give you some tips and tricks that I've learned over the years.
Frequently Ask Questions about Quilt Basting
Basting quilts can seem like a chore, but I hope you'll feel more comfortable tackling your next project after this tutorial.
Before we jump into the tutorial, I would like to answer some questions and facts about quilt basting.