SASHING AND BORDERS This is an EXCELLENT example of WHY a quilter should measure the block or top, cut the sashing or border to the measured length, pin it in numerous places and then sew on the sashing or borders. It shows how the “just sew an extra long sashing or border and then whack it off” doesn’t work. Read it atFROM MY CAROLINA HOME and then give it a try!
CARE FOR CUTTING MATS Read aboutCUTTING MAT CAREabout half way down on this page.
COTTON THREAD versus POLYESTER THREAD Is one thread better than the other? Will one ‘cut’ my fabric? Watch SUPERIOR THREAD’S VIDEOfor some great answers.