A quilt kit is a pre-packaged set of fabrics and a pattern that is needed to create a quilt. Typically, quilt kits come with a pattern or instructions, so even beginner quilters can enjoy the process of quilting without worrying about selecting the right fabrics or measurements. Quilt kits are available in a wide range of sizes, styles, and difficulty levels, making them a popular choice for quilters of all skill levels.
At The Quilt Kit Co, we offer many different colors, patterns, and themes, allowing quilters to create a wide variety of quilts. Some popular themes include nature, animals, geometric patterns, and holiday themes. Most of our quilt kits also feature coordinated fabrics and colors, ensuring that the finished quilt looks cohesive and polished. This can be especially helpful for beginner quilters who are still learning how to select fabrics that complement each other.
Not to forget, we also offer a large number of precut quilt kits. Our precut quilt kits are NOT charm packs, layer cakes, etc. All of our precut quilt kits are custom cut fabrics specifically cut for each quilt kit. This means that you will receive the exact number of fabrics (including a few extra!) instead of having to buy multiple precut fabrics with the hopes that you have enough fabrics per the instructions.
One of the biggest advantages of quilt kits is that they save time and effort. Instead of spending hours selecting fabrics and measuring them, quilters can simply purchase a quilt kit and get started on the quilting process right away. This can be especially helpful for quilters who have limited time to dedicate to their hobby or who want to make a quilt as a gift or for a specific event.
Quilt kits are also a great way to learn new quilting techniques. Many kits come with detailed instructions and patterns, making it easy for quilters to learn new skills such as applique, embroidery, or paper piecing. Additionally, some kits may include specialty fabrics or tools that are required for certain techniques, making it easy for quilters to experiment with new materials and techniques without having to purchase everything separately.
Selecting a quilt kit can be a fun and exciting process. Whether you are an experienced quilter or just starting out, choosing the right kit can make all the difference in your quilting experience. Here are five tips to help you select the perfect quilt kit:
1) Determine your skill level
Quilt kits come in a range of skill levels, from beginner, intermediate, to advanced. Be honest with yourself about your experience level and choose a kit that matches your skill set. If you are a beginner, look for kits with simple patterns and easy-to-follow instructions. If you are an experienced quilter, consider a kit with more complex patterns and techniques.
2) Choose a theme
Our quilt kits come in a variety of themes, such as floral, geometric, holiday, and more. Choose a theme that resonates with you or the person you are making the quilt for. Look for kits with coordinating fabrics and colors that match your style and that you’ll love to work on!
3) Consider the size
Quilt kits come in different sizes, from small wall hangings to king-sized bed quilts. Consider the purpose of your quilt and choose a kit that fits the size you need. Keep in mind that larger quilts will require more time and effort to complete, not to mention a larger table surface to prepare the finished quilt.
4) Look at the materials
Quilt kits come with all the materials you need to complete the project, including fabrics and a pattern. In addition to fabrics for the quilt top (and binding), as well as a pattern, The Quilt Kit Co also offers preselected backing options, thread, and batting. All of our quilt kits are 100% premium, soft touching quilting cotton designed by our own, Karen Tripp, and manufactured in either Japan or South Korea.
By following these tips, you can select a quilt kit that matches your skill level, preferences, and needs. Quilting can be a rewarding and relaxing hobby, and the right kit can make all the difference in your quilting experience.
Frequently Asked Questions About Our Quilt Kits
What is a quilt kit from The Quilt Kit Co?
A quilt kit is a pre-packaged set of fabric and instructions to create a specific quilt design. The fabric in a quilt kit is usually coordinated and includes all the necessary materials to make the quilt top, including the pattern, fabric for the quilt top, borders, and binding.
Do you sell beginner quilting kits?
Our quilt kits range in skill level from beginner, intermediate, to advanced. It is important to read the description of the kit before purchasing to ensure that it matches your skill level. Some quilt kits may require knowledge of specific techniques or tools, while others may be suitable for a beginner with basic sewing skills.
Can I customize a quilt kit?
Some quilt kits may allow for customization, such as choosing your own fabrics or changing the size of the quilt. However, it is important to read the description of the kit carefully to determine if customization is possible. Some quilt kits may have specific fabric requirements or a fixed pattern that cannot be altered.
Are quilt kits cheaper than buying fabricseparately?
It depends on where you purchase your quilting fabric and kits! At The Quilt Kit Co, All of our quilt kits are cut to the specific required lengths (including small fabric pieces such as fat eights) and are cheaper on a per yard basis than buying fabric by the yard.
What is the difference between a precut quilt kit and a regular quilt kit?
At The Quilt Kit Co, a precut quilt kit comes with all of the fabrics for the quilt top and binding precut so you do have to use a rotary cutter. A standard quilt kit consists of fabric cut into the required lengths for the project, but you will need to cut the individual shapes (triangles, squares, rectangles, etc) before you start sewing.
What should I do if I have questions before purchasing aquilt kit?
Please contact us if you need any assistance!
What is the Quilt Kit Co’s 100% no-risk money backguarantee?
If you’re dissatisfied with your quilt kit when you receive it, or while your sewing, please contact us and we’ll provide you a full refund and a prepaid envelope for you to ship the quilt kit back to us.
Who designs and manufacturers our fabric and quilt kits?
Karen, the owner of The Quilt Kit Co designs all of our fabrics by hand, then they are digitized for manufacturing. All of our fabrics are screen-printed and NOT digitally printed. Our fabrics are manufactured in either Japan or South Korea depending on the design. All of our fabrics are 100% premium quilting cotton.
Where is The Quilt Kit Co located?
We’re based 8.3 miles north of San Francisco. We ship all of our products from our studio.
Where does The Quilt Kit Co ship to?
At the moment, we only ship to the continential USA.