Quilt Borders
Wide or narrow, pieced or plain, you’ve got options when it’s time to add a border to your quilt top.
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Take the guesswork out of finishing your quilts with practical tools and techniques.
Kelly Ashton
Kelly Ashton
Take the next steps in your quilting journey and piece a beautiful throw-size quilt.
Christa Watson
Christa Watson
Quilt any border with confidence! Discover versatile, easy-to-stitch motifs that will beautifully frame all of your future projects.
Angela Walters
Angela Walters
Finish UFOs and future projects with borders that bring out the best in your piecing. Learn essential techniques to succeed with basic, mitered and pieced borders!
Winnie Fleming
Winnie Fleming
Discover made-to-measure pieced quilt borders, made simple!
Winnie Fleming
Winnie Fleming
Truth: If you quilt, you need math. Calculating yardages for borders, backs and bindings is part of the craft, whether you're making the best use of the fabric you have or deciding how much to buy.
Sherri McConnell
Discover the beauty of borders! Join instructor Eva Larkin Hawkins for an exploration of how easy it can be to frame your quilts with gorgeous motifs.
Eva Larkin Hawkins
Eva Larkin Hawkins
Your quilt looks perfectly fine without a border. But with a border? Masterpiece! That's definitely true when you're using a mitered border — and all you need to know to create this style of fabric frame is how to sew mitered corners.
Angela Mitchell
Shop Kits
  • A radiating center star is surrounded by a smart zigzag border in this traditional block unit Serenade design from Toby Lischko. With log cabins and half-and quarter-square triangles, you’ll feel like a conductor as you weave through each section. This kit features our Boundless Chateau collection and comes with all of the fabrics needed for the quilt top and binding.
  • Believe it or not, but this quilt is made with just two repeating blocks! Porch Swing, by Monique Jacobs, uses fabric placement in the Courthouse Steps and Crown blocks to create a delightful design. Your kit will arrive with all of the fabrics for your quilt top, plus binding.
  • If you've ever wanted to make a New York Beauty quilt, this project is a great choice! Peak To Peak, by Nancy Smith, sets New York Beauty and pinwheel blocks side by side, for a quilt that's full of movement. This kit features Boundless Collage, and comes with all of the fabrics for the quilt top plus all paper foundations.
  • This dazzling quilt uses greyscale to make a gleaming design. Evening Song, created by Toby Lischko, features plenty of 45-degree angles, giving this quilt an almost diamond-cut effect. This kit features our Boundless Park Avenue collection and comes with all of the fabrics needed for the quilt top and binding.
  • Bring a little piece of patriotism into your next quilting project with this red, white, and blue Liberty Belle pattern. Using a fan-favorite stitch-and-flip technique, plus a log-cabin-like block construction method, you’ll create a classic Lone Star quilt—without having to worry about any Y-seams or bias edges.
  • Get lost in the woods—and get lost in your craft—with this cozy quilt that’s perfectly designed for winter bonfires and lazy days at the log cabin. The forest greens, rich reds, and petite white florals even create the illusion of snow falling on cedars! The kit features our Boundless Hillside Pines collection and comes with all of the fabrics needed for the quilt top and binding.
  • Polish up your piecing skills with this impressive nature-inspired quilt from Monique Jacobs. Your kit includes the twin-size Canyon Creek pattern and all the gorgeous Boundless Batiks fabric you need for the quilt top and binding. [Join stitch maven Callie Works-Leary for the Canyon Creek Quilt-Along](https://mybluprint.com/playlist/11398/20476) — exclusive to Bluprint — and learn everything you need to bring this project to life.
  • Farmhouse style comes alive with this design! Cutting Flowers, from Jedi Craft Girl, is the perfect blend of cheery prints and fun blocks. Pinwheel and Meadow blocks pair with a crisp background, creating the ideal outdoor porch or picnic quilt. Our kit features Posy Meadow fabrics from Boundless and comes with the fabrics you need to complete the quilt top and binding.
Shop Supplies
  • Everyone knows that black and white is the epitome of chic, but what about the shades in between? This Park Avenue fabric collection ushers greyscale into the Gilded Age with elegant prints that work with any home palette. Now in fabric by the yard!
  • Lightweight, flexible and soft, Warm & Natural's cotton batting can't be beat! Made from 87.5 % cotton fibers and 12.5% Polypropylene, each piece is needle punched to prevent tearing, shifting or migrating. Choose from a range of sizes, and use this high-quality batting for quilting, crafting and anything else you can dream up!
  • This collection of intricate hand-drawn prints was inspired by nature, perfect for breathing life into any project! Take your pick of cuts in a wide array of earthly prints and hues.
  • These royal rotary cutters are as cute as they are in high quality! Featuring a contoured handle for comfortable cutting, grooves to help prevent finger slippage and a 45mm blade, this radiant cutter is a must for your stash.
  • Step inside a garden of brilliant blooms! Soft and feminine, these fresh floral prints are blooming with color. Vibrant purple hues and natural green tones provide a popular palette that plays well with anything.
  • Ordinary rulers, step aside! Once you try Olfa Frosted Acrylic Ruler, now available in four sizes, you'll wonder how you ever lived without it. These non-slip rulers make fabric cutting stable and safe, and each features bold numbering clearly visible on both light and dark fabric. Left- and right-handed users alike will enjoy using this ruler for quilting and crafting projects of all types, including squaring pieced blocks, cutting Fat Quarter pieces and creating templates for pillow tops and simple square patchwork designs.
  • Just like its musical namesake, the Boundless Rhapsody Batiks collection features a dynamic range of moods, colors, and tones. With Spark, there are bright warm tones accented with purple and blue details. With Harmony, there is a contrast of emerald jewel tones against strong pink hues.
  • Protect your work area and extend the life of your rotary blades with Olfa Rotary Mats! Choose from four sizes and enjoy the convenience of these handy mats, which feature bright yellow guidelines and a non-slip back to make cutting easier and safer.
  • Craftsy Pima Thread 50wt Spool 1200 Yards
  • Bring the outside in with an array of vivid hues inspired by nature — from light and bright to deep and dark.
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Everyone knows the best projects are the ones you make yourself. Get inspired by your fellow crafters and find your next creation!
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