1st Quilt progress: Redid the sashing size

1st Quilt progress: Redid the sashing size – I redid what I did because my Sashing was too wide I think. I had it, 3-inch strips so I would make it 2 1/2 sashing. #Quilting #Sashing

1st Quilt progress: Redid the sashing size

So I decided to cut that in half making one and a half strips that would end up making 1 inch sashing for my horizontal sashing. I should’ve done it 2 inches wide so to be one and a half wide for the vertical.

However, the vertical sashing I cut it in 2 inch strips making it one and a half wide with seam allowance.

And I decided to go with nine Blocks on height.

Again I just winging it on making it. Just going with how my idea of a quit making is and so far, so good. Yes! A guy can sew and can quilt too!

I plan to keep updating my progress on this quilt. Make sure you follow SteveZ MaskZ!

IF you have any tips, tricks, etc. that can help me along in my 1st quilting experience, that would be greatly appreciated. Feel free to share in the comments below. Thanks!

Upcoming Events

This is a list of the upcoming events that Steve Sews will be at. If you know of one in the East Tennessee area, let me know.

None at this time. Check back later.

Meet …

Meet the staff and/or equipment for Steve Sews.


Don’t miss a single blog post about sewing, quilting, crafts, and recipes! Plus so much more!

Please like, subscribed, comment, share

Follow on WordPress

Follow Steve Sews Stuff on WordPress.com

Follow Steve Sews Stuff on Social Media:

You can also choose to follow Steve Sews Stuff on social media as well. (@SteveSews2)

Below are some examples of blog entries from all blogs that I do. (Courageous Christian Father, Steve Sews Stuff and SteveZ DesignZ).

Recent Feed of All of Steve’s Blogs

Loading RSS Feed

Recent Posts on Steve Sews

Below is a list of the most recent blog posts found on Steve Sews for you to check out.

  • Bovine Weathervane Barn Quit
    Bovine Weathervane Barn Quilt is a quilt block with a cow and the weathervane style on it. It is located in New Market, TN.
  • National Small Business Day
    National Small Business Day a day to honor and celebrate small businesses. #smallbusiness #smallbusinessday
  • Hurray for Buttons Day
    Hurray for Buttons Day, Hooray for Buttons Day – buttons and buttons a day to be happy about buttons. #HurrayForButtonsDay #HoorayForButtonsDay
  • National Textile Day
    National Textile Day is a celebration of the rich history and culture of textiles. It is a day to recognize the importance of the textile industry, which has played a crucial role in the development of many countries around the world. The day is celebrated annually on May 3rd. #TextileDay
  • National Zipper Day
    National Zipper Day is a day to honor that sewing and clothing accessory the zipper. #Zipper #ZipperDay

Clipart: UnsplashPixabayPexelsOpenverseAdobe ExpressAdobe StockFreePikMetroCreative, Wonder AI, Algo AI and more. This site uses Amazon Affiliate Ads & Google Ads.

About Post Author

2 thoughts on “1st Quilt progress: Redid the sashing size

  1. I’ve been quilting for many years and love the piecing part, but not the layering – therefore I have many quilt squares waiting for that last stage.
    Yours looks good, an excellent blend of colours, Looking forward to seeing the end result.

    1. The part I did was not bad, but adding the matting, and the backing, I am not sure about. Thank you on the compliments. Yes, I just picked two random colors and sewed it and was like oh wow they go great together. I am looking forward to it. I redid the sashing, the girl at one of the local quilt shops, when I showed her the first one said, your quit is going to be very big. LOL So I went back and redid it all with smaller sashing. I think it looks much better with the smaller sashing. I plan to work on it, between my main job, doing mask orders, and then this. (Once this is done, I plan to do another quilt too.) It will have some t-shirts in it, as well as, quilting fabric. I got to learn how to stabilize a t-shirt not that long ago. Thanks for the comment, William. Have a great day.

Your Comment Is Appreciated!

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.