The points in the triangles should be "crisp".

  Do your points match? Most quilt blocks have points or corners in the design. When piecing a block it is easy to ‘cut off’ a point. Sometimes the corners of the shapes will fall short of the seam lines and not match up. Most of the time this will not interfere with the overall… Continue reading Points


I Spy with my little eye……a windmill, a dog, a bear…….

The small areas between the sashings are called posts. They can be squares or rectangles.  Posts might be cut from the same fabric or all different fabrics.  Often they are used to produce a secondary design OR to unify different blocks in a quilt. In the pink quilt above, the blue and yellow squares are… Continue reading Posts