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Quilting Abbreviations

Browse 140 acronyms and abbreviations related to the Quilting terminology and jargon.

F8Fat 1/8th piece of fabric (9-inches x 22-inches)Rate it:
FARTFabric Acquisition Road TripRate it:
FHSFree Hand SewingRate it:
FIUFinish It UpRate it:
FLIMSYUn-quilted topRate it:
FMFree MotionRate it:
FMMQFree Motion Machine QuiltingRate it:
FNFrivolousNecessity (pattern maker)Rate it:
FQFat Quarter of fabric (18-inches x 22-inches)Rate it:
FQBFreedom Quilting BeeRate it:
FWFeatherWeight (type of sewing machine)Rate it:
FWFusible WebRate it:
GFGGrandmother's Flower GardenRate it:
GiterdoneGet 'er Done! (Term most often used for ancient or dreaded projects)Rate it:
GSOYGlasgow School Of YarnRate it:
HPHand PiecingRate it:
HQHand QuiltingRate it:
HQBTHelderberg Quilt Barn TrailRate it:
HSTHalf-Square TriangleRate it:
HSYHaven't Started YetRate it:
IQAInternational Quilt AssociationRate it:
IQRPIllinois Quilt Research Project.Rate it:
IQRPIndiana Quilt Registry ProjectRate it:
Jelly Roll2 1/2-inch x 42-inch fabric strip (usually rolled up and sold in a set)Rate it:
JQSJenny Quilting SystemsRate it:

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