How to Make a Rag Quilt

Learn how to make a soft and simple rag quilt by following this step-by-step guide.

By Angela and Cloe Walters

May 2016


Kids can quilt! In Get Quilting with Angela and Cloe (C&T Publishing, 2015), best-selling author Angela Walters and her daughter Cloe, join forces to teach preteens and teens the basics of quiltmaking. The dynamic mother-daughter duo guides kids step by step through making their very first quilt. Readers will tackle 14 projects to keep or give as gifts, including stylish bedroom decor, such as pillow covers, rugs, and T-shirt quilts.

Rag Quilt

If you want to make a super soft quilt, this flannel quilt is for you. The frayed edges of the quilt blocks add to the cuddly look. Each block is quilted before the quilt is put together. This means you can get to the best part faster: using the quilt.


Purple print:

Cut 21 strips 5 inches x width of fabric; subcut into 168 squares 5 x 5 inches.