Category Archives: Super Sashing

Super Sashing 40, 41, 42

What happens when you use three different sashings in a quilt top? All sorts of very interesting quilt designs appear. Love the one above. Those blank blocks are a great place to show off some quilting. I should start a … Continue reading

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Super Sashing 37, 38, 39, 40

Sometimes I play with sashing instead of blocks in Electric Quilt, and I have left the block lines in the design above so you can see that the blocks, even if they have some applique on them, are not the … Continue reading

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Super Sashing 35, 36

Usually we make a heap of blocks, then start thinking about adding sashing … but in this project file there are minimal blocks to make, then make the sashing, much of it for plain blocks. I think I will have … Continue reading

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Super Sashing 34

On my list of future projects is a quilt using sashing as the feature, instead of just the framing around feature blocks.

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Super Sashing 33

Something different … the sashing is the three skinny strips with a wide strip on each side of them, and the sashing square is the small pieced block. Lots of room for quilting. But what sort of quilting? My first … Continue reading

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Super Sashing 32

I love it. We all spend time trying to work out what colour goes with what … this colour scheme solves that problem! Still need contrast, but with just a dark and light, even that is easy.

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Super Sashing OP 13, 14

Love the one above. Until I started playing with sashing in Electric Quilt I thought sashing was just rather plain strips separating blocks. How wrong was I! Even pretty simple strips can be a large part of the design of … Continue reading

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Super Sashing 31

In this project file I wanted to see what would happen if I made the sashing half as wide as the blocks. The results are certainly interesting.

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Super Sashing OP 11

The sashing in this design is three strips of fabric, two of the block background fabric, one black in the middle. I have used two sashing squares … the pieced star, and a simple pieced cross … both using the … Continue reading

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Super Sashing 30

Rather dramatic! I think I could play with this concept for hours. Basically it is just designing a quilt with sashing, but using the background fabric in the sashing as well as the blocks. Some designs could be modified to … Continue reading

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