It can be a challenge when putting a quilt together to attach long strips of sashing. While it’s easy stitching, the challenge comes with keeping the blocks, and connecting sashing strips, aligned with each other. If they’re off, by even a quarter inch, the whole quilt seems a bit off.
In the following video from QNNtv you’ll learn a handy trick for making sure all the blocks are perfectly aligned with each other.
It will take a bit longer than just sitting down and sewing but the results are worth it. Each block will line up perfectly with those next to it, as will the sashing strips between blocks in each row.
Click here to watch the video at YouTube if it doesn’t play on your device.
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