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

A queen-sized quilt measuring 60 by 80 inches will need **5 charm packs**. The specific number of squares for each of those quilts would be 42, 120, 165, and 192 respectively.

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

Six rows by six, or **36 squares**, with three inch sashes and a three inch sashed border would give you more than enough for your queen size comforter, 93 X 93.

## How many 10 inch blocks do I need for a queen size quilt?

First, divide the width and the length by 10 since you are using a 10-inch quilt block. Here is how you do it. Multiply 8 by 9 and you get 72. This means that your 80 X 90 queen size quilt needs **72 pieces of 10-inch** blocks.

## How many 5×5 squares does it take to make a queen quilt?

For a queen-size bed, the minimum number of 5-inch squares will be **336**.

## How do I calculate how much fabric I need for a quilt?

**Multiply the number of strips required by the width of block**. In our example, this would by 5.5″ times by 3 strips = 16.5″ of fabric. Thus, in order to cut 18 5.5″ squares out of 45″-wide quilting cotton, we will require 16.5″ (almost half a yard) of fabric measured along the selvage edge.

## What is the most common quilt block size?

Probably the most common size of quilt block (and definitely the most preferred of the FaveQuilts audience), the **12-inch size** is great because it’s so versatile, and you’ve got plenty of space to show off your clever use of HSTs or fussy cut fabrics.

## How many 5×5 squares do I need to make a baby quilt?

Charm Packs are an easy way to make a simple baby quilt with a large variety of different but coordinated fabrics. To make a 42″ x 42″ charm pack baby quilt you will need **64 5″ squares** – usually 2 Charm Packs is perfect.