What is the going rate for long arm quilting.
Thank you to brenda groelz, handi quilter’s director of marketing and education, who was kind enough to provide answers.
There is a nominal fee for thread charge, $1.50 per bobbin.
Trimmed, 2.5 binding created by stitches of joy quilting, machine sewn to one side of scalloped or wavy edges = $.60 cents per inch trimmed, 2.5 binding created by stitches of joy quilting, machine sewn to one side of scalloped or wavy edges and hand sewn to back = $.70 per inch
A v50 guide to long arm quilting needles
Any custom quilting will will receive a free consultation* and quote.
If you are paying.015 the same quilt quilted by someone else is going to cost you $150 and if your quilter's.
Square inches are calculated by multiplying the quilt top length x width=square inches.
90” x 100”= 9,000 square inches x.02/sq inch= $180 labor charge.
That did include the panto quilting, thread, batting, and $1.00 per bobbin.
(minimum stitching charge for custom or light custom quilting is $120.) $.045/sq.inch and up
Our long arm quilt pricing is a little different than what you may find with other quilters.
It is cheaper for me to send my quilts off to be done, then to have them done locally.
Kids finishing up school, dentist, oral surgeon, orthodontist, emergency surgery… and that’s just kids.
Price will be based on complexity of designs, number of designs used, number of thread changes and number of borders.
Pat loves her 12 foot long gammill optimum plus so much that she named her “glorious gloria gammill” and together they create quilting magic on your unfinished quilt tops!
Additional charges apply for multiple thread colors on one quilt.
For example, i charge two cents a square inch for all over, edge to edge quilting.
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40” x 40” = 1600 square inches, 1600 square inches x.
Cost to quilt is the square inches x the type of quilting chosen.