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I have surveyed hundreds of quilters to find out which terms confused them the most when they began quilting and put together this Guide. It is filled with explanations for the most confusing terms and acronyms in quilting.


This is an amazing resource for new and intermediate quilters. It has an index to find specific terms, a tension guide, tips and suggestions, and best of all: lots of pictures!


The self- published book is 30% off when you take a class with me! To see what classes I am offering click here.


To see where the inspiration came from, see my blog post here.


This book is 36 pages, spiral bound, and measures 6 inches wide and 7.5 inches tall. It has over 60 terms and acronyms!


About this Guide: This is meant to be a helpful vernacular guide for quilters. It is my hope that it can be a quick reference guide to the basic terms and most common abbreviations used in quilt patterns, guilds, classes, and even on social media. I made this guide originally for my beginner and moderate quilting classes, I knew they needed something more than a sheet of terms. I hope it will be helpful for you, too!


This guide is written alphabetically with pictures for each word/phrase/abbreviation as needed. All vocabulary words are bolded and bolded within other definitions. Search the index for specific terms!



Printed- What the FPP is That?! Quilting Terms: A Vernacular Guide

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