Custom Longarm Machine Quilting

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

New Price List

Below is the new price list, effective March 1, 2009. If you have any questions, feel free to email me at

Designs by Laura Jo
Price List for Quilting Services
Prices effective March 1, 2009 (prices subject to change)

Preparing the Quilt

Seam Backing Fabric:
$5.00 per seam for normal fabric
$10.00 per seam for minkee
$10.00 to match fabric design

Seam Batting:
$5.00 per hour to seam

Press quilt top and back, trim excessive loose threads:
$10.00 per hour

Square quilt top and/or quilt back:

Batting (tax applies)

Cloud loft (polyester with loft of 1/2 – 5/8 inch):
Queen size (90x108) $15.99
Hobbs Heirloom 80/20 (cotton/poly blend):
Crib size (45x60) $9.99
Twin size (72x90) $14.99
Full size (81x96) $16.99
Queen size (90x108) $22.99
King size (120x120) $27.99
Off the roll (check for availability) $10.99 per yard, 120 in. wide
Off the roll (check for availability) $6.99 per yard, 96 in. wide
Hobbs Heirloom Wool:
Queen size (90x108) $39.99

Thread and Needle (tax applies)

Solid color: $3.00
Variegated color: $5.00
Needle: $1.00 any size (3.0-4.0)


All-over (same design in each block) or edge-to-edge design (meander) $0.015/ sq. inch
Custom includes stitch in the ditch, ¼ in quilting, ruler work (i.e.: cross-hatching), and 1 border design $0.02/sq. inch
Interpretive includes heavy quilting, original designs, multiple borders, concentric circles $0.03/sq. inch

Additional borders (All-over and custom only) $10.00 per border
Turning quilt $10.00

Binding the Quilt

Prepare only: $0.04 per running inch
Prepare and attach: $0.075 per running inch
Complete binding: $0.15 per running inch
Curved binding: +$20.00 on top of normal cost

Additional Services

$15.00 priority mail USPS
Insurance starts at $8.00 for $500 worth of insurance

1.5 times the quilting charge – see example below

Crib size quilt: 40x50= 2000 sq in
Batting: Hobbs Heirloom 80/20 crib size: $9.99 (+ tax)
Needle: $1.00 (+ tax)
Thread: Variegated at $5.00 (+ tax)
Quilting: Custom quilting at $0.02/sq in
Binding: 192 running inches at $0.15 = $28.80

Quilting total: $40.00
Rush charge: $20.00
Subtotal: $104.79 + tax

Custom Quilts

T-shirt quilts:
$14.00 per block
Includes: interfacing; fabric for sashing, backing (minkee/specialty fabric may be an additional charge), and binding; piecing and preparation of quilt top; all quilting services, including batting, quilting and binding.
Please allow 2-3 weeks for completion.

Commissioned quilts:
Prices vary depending on desired design
Labor starts at $10.00/hr to prepare quilt top/back (cutting, piecing, appliqué, etc.)
Does not include fabric, batting, or quilting charges.
Please allow 4-6 weeks for completion.