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Thread: Okay, this is probably a dumb question, but...

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    What do you do with a layer cake? :oops: I saw a beautiful one at my LQS yesterday, but wasn't sure what I'd do with it.

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    It's not a dumb question. :D A layer cake is a group of fabrics from the same line. They are cut smaller than fat quarters, usually 9x11 inches. If there is enough fabric you can make a small quilt or wall hanging. Or you can buy more than one bundle and make a bigger quilt. Hope this helps. ~Cecilia

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    :D OK, I was thinking that they were the 10 in. square packs of a line of fabrics that you can easily make all sorts of things with. There are specific patterns for them too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CissyQuilts
    It's not a dumb question. :D A layer cake is a group of fabrics from the same line. They are cut smaller than fat quarters, usually 9x11 inches. If there is enough fabric you can make a small quilt or wall hanging. Or you can buy more than one bundle and make a bigger quilt. Hope this helps. ~Cecilia
    Whoooo. I never heard that term. Thanks for the info. Everytime I log on to this site I learn something new.

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    Fat Quarters, Fat Eighths and now Jelly Rolls and Layer Cakes...at least the marketing terms are getting a bit more appealing...best off is these haven't any calories.
    K

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    I have heard of fat quarters, fat eights, 1/4 cuts, jelly rolls, now Layer cakes. Cool.
    I learn so much out here, to me no questions are dumb!!
    keep it rocking,
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    Hummmm, never heard of the layer cake either. Thanks for asking this question and the info!

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    Hmmm....if it was chocholate I would probably have it with a side of vanilla ice cream....lol
    Sorry, just being silly.

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    Yep, with the names they're giving these things folks will think that quilters like to eat too huh!! LOL I think I even saw one somewhere during the bunnyhop that was called a cinnamon roll. Ohhh and just so we're not thirsty when we quilt...there's one site that has lemonade packets too. LOL

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    Hi i didn't know what a layer cake was i thought you was talking about a cake you eat, i have never heard of it in quilting thank God for this site.LOL Annette :lol:

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