This checker board lap quilt 40" x 64" is easy to make and teach you strip quilting. Two fabrics that complement each other are all you need. The self-binding backing makes finishing a breeze. You can machine quilt or tie like gramma did. This little quilt is a real confidence booster and even " learn to sew" level can do this with success- it is the perfect project to get you started quilting. In one day, you will have a quilt to snuggle under that night.