If you are new to quilting sometimes the best way to start is by using pre-cut fabric bundles. There are many variety of bundles of fabrics and some can be confusing…but be confused no more! And although each fabric company has a different name for their pre-cuts here are the general definitions.
Fat Quarter-Fat quarters are pre-cut pieces of cotton fabric. They are taken from one yard of fabric, cut in half lengthwise,and then in half width-wise. The dimensions are approximately 18″ x 22″ (46cm x 56cm).
Fat Eighth-Fat Eighths measure 9″ x 21″, rather than the typical one-eighth yard cut of 4.5″ x 42″.
10″ Stacker- 10″ squares that are pre-cut by the manufacturer
5″ Stacker- 5″ squares that are pre-cut by the manufacturer
Fabric Roll- A fabric roll is a whole collection of fabric strips that measure 2½” x 44″.
And to give you a good idea of some quilts you can make here are 15 Free Quilt Patterns that Use Precuts!