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quilt·ing

 (kwĭl′tĭng)
n.
1. The process of doing quilted work.
2.
a. Material used to make quilts.
b. Material that has been quilted.

quilting

(ˈkwɪltɪŋ)
n
1. (Knitting & Sewing) material used for making a quilt
2. (Knitting & Sewing) the act or process of making a quilt
3. (Knitting & Sewing) quilted work

quilt•ing

(ˈkwɪl tɪŋ)

n.
1. the act or process of making quilts or quilted work.
2. material for making quilts.
3. material or work that has been quilted.
[1605–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.quilting - stitching through layers of fabric and a filling so as to create a designquilting - stitching through layers of fabric and a filling so as to create a design
embroidery stitch, sewing stitch - a stitch made with thread and a threaded sewing needle through fabric or leather
2.quilting - a material used for making a quilt, or a quilted fabric
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
Translations

quilting

[ˈkwɪltɪŋ] N (= material) → tela f acolchada; (= act, quilted work) → acolchado m

quilting

n
(= process)(Ab)steppen nt, → Wattieren nt
(= material)Steppstoff m

quilting

[ˈkwɪltɪŋ] n (material) → stoffa trapuntata; (craft) → trapunto
References in classic literature ?
Five hundred workmen were employed to make two sails to my boat, according to my directions, by quilting thirteen folds of their strongest linen together.
There'll be one or two quilting parties, I suppose; and all the old gossips will talk you over to your face and behind your back.
Lynde's that evening, was actuated by any motive save her avowed one of returning the quilting frames she had borrowed the preceding winter, it was an amiable weakness shared by most of the Avonlea people.
However, at last I got some quilting work for ladies' beds, petticoats, and the like; and this I liked very well, and worked very hard, and with this I began to live; but the diligent devil, who resolved I should continue in his service, continually prompted me to go out and take a walk, that is to say, to see if anything would offer in the old way.
18, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Quilting entrepreneur Shannon Brinkley launched a 30-day kickstarter campaign Monday September 14, 2015 to fund the scalable and sustainable production of two ethical endeavors: the Wanderlust Quilt line and a line of new quilting patterns.
Beginner's Guide To Quiltmaking" by quilting expert Jeri Simon is a 128 page, fully and profusely illustrated, step-by-step instruction guide for the novice needlecrafter who is setting out for their first time to master the art and craft of quilting.
No quilt show is complete without a vendor mall, where visitors can purchase items ranging from quilting fabrics, sewing notions and machines to antique quilts and embellished clothing.
Druhen said that once she has an image created for her quilt, she pieces it together, although she often, though not always, does some additional threadwork before quilting the piece.
We are open to people who are familiar with all levels of quilting and even have 'take-home kits' available for people who want to work on a quilt at home throughout the month.
Jen, who lives in Llanybydder, began to save as many of the old quilts as she could, and over the last 40 years she has put together a collection that is representative of a whole spectrum of Welsh quilting.
99) gathers quilts from the pages of McCall's Quilting and provides seventeen project designs featuring red-white and blue-white designs.