Specialty Cuts

Confused with the variety of names of different cuts for quilting fabric? Different manufacturers call their specialty cuts by different names. Moda Fabrics has set the standard, with jelly rolls, layer cakes and honey buns. Hoffman Fabrics has trade marked the Bali Pop! Whatever they are called, the sizing remains the same. Read on.

5" Squares

Size of Cut

5" by 5" squares

Description

Charm packs are the smallest and least expensive precut collection. Packages include 40 or 42 squares. Usually there are 2 sets of 20 different fabrics from a collection. Yardage is .75 yards.

Other Names

Charm Packs by Moda
Bali Snaps by Hoffman Fabrics
5" Squares by Robert Kaufman
Tonga Treat Minis by Timeless Treasure
Island Stacks by Island Batiks

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2.5 inch strips

Size of Cut2.5" by 42/43"
DescriptionWhether you call them jelly rolls, roll ups, bali pops...these versatile fabric cuts are very popular and you'll find a variety of patterns designed just for them! Most pre-cut packages include 20 different fabrics, 2 each for a total of 40 strips. Yardage is approx. 2.75 yards.
Other NamesBali Pops by Hoffman Fabrics
Roll Ups by Robert Kaufman
Tonga Treats by Timeless Treasure
Gemstones by Cantik Batiks
Story Strips by Anthology Fabrics
Island Strips by Island Batiks
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10" Squares

Size of Cut10" by 10" squares
DescriptionPackages include 40 or 42 squares. Usually there are 2 sets of 20 different fabrics from a collection. Yardage is 2.75 yards.
Other NamesLayer Cakes by Moda
Bali Crackers by Hoffman Fabrics
10" Squares by Robert Kaufman
Tonga Treat Squares by Timeless Treasure
Gemcubes by Cantik Batiks
Island Stacks by Island Batiks
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Fat Quarter Bundles

Size of Cut18" x 22"
DescriptionFat quarters are the original precut - and the most popular. A fat quarter is a quarter yard of fabric cut into a rectangle. Usually fat quarters include the entire fabric collection.
 

Fat Eighth Bundles

Size of Cut9" x 22"
DescriptionA cousin of the fat quarter bundle, fat eighths are a versatile rectangle for quilting, rather than a 4.5" by 42" strip of fabric. Our bundles are custom die cut by Flare Fabrics.
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5"/6" Strips

Size of Cut5" by 42" (WOF) or 6" by 42" (WOF)
DescriptionA new precut introduced by Timeless Treasure, these extra wide strips usually include 20 different fabrics, one each of a collection. Yardage is 2.75 yards for 5" strips and 3.3 yards for 6" strips
Other NamesCharm Packs by Moda
Bali Snaps by Hoffman Fabrics
5" Squares by Robert Kaufman
Tonga Treat Minis by Timeless Treasure
Island Stacks by Island Batiks
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