long arm services


Long Arm Services

This is long arm services for quilting your quilt in an all over
style, edge to edge, in one pattern.

quilt prep:

  • Please press & square up your quilt. Trim any loose threads.
  • If your quilt has a specific direction, please mark the top
    with a safety pin.
  • Please iron & square up your backing fabric. An additional $25 will be added to square up your quilt back.
  • Back & batting must be minimally 4" larger than your quilt on each of the 4 sides. 
  • Make sure that all seams are tight enough to handle being stretched on a frame.
  • Warm & natural cotton batting, or quilters dream washable wool
    batting, is preferred. (Quilters dream cotton batting
    stretches on the long arm frame, & may result in uneven areas
    of thickness & puckering) Alternatively, I can provide
    batting @ NYC retail price.
  • Puckers, tucks, frayed seams, and fullness cannot be quilted
  • I will provide you a choice of thread colors to match your
    quilt top & back, cost: $2.00/ bobbin.
  • This service does not include trimming of your
    completed quilt.

Price menu:

  • level 1:  freehand meandering swirls, circles in circles, or hearts
    • $ 0.02/per sq inch to $0.03/per sq inch (depending on density)
  • level 2:  pantograph
    • $ 0.03/per sq inch to $ 0.04/per sq inch (depending on pattern)
  • Thread $2.00/bobbin.
  • Burying threads $20.
  • Squaring up back $25.
  • Make binding $0.15/per linear inch.
  • Attach binding to front of quilt via machine $0.10/per linear inch (binding on back of quilt to be stitched by customer)
  • Attach binding to front & back of quilt via machine $0.25/per linear inch (top stitching will be visible on front & back of quilt)
  • Rush orders: additional fee of 25% of your total cost.
  • I will charge actual return shipping via ups or usps.

Alternatively, we can make arrangements to meet in Manhattan.

I accept paypal, venmo, & credit cards.

VERY IMPORTANT       **i own kitties*** 

Unfortunately, i cannot guarantee that some general cat hair will not land on your quilt.  If you are highly allergic, you might want to consider another long arm service.