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To Sash or Not to Sash?

Old 03-31-2021, 07:53 AM
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Hello Quilty friends. After the last three butterflies are finished, I should be sewing these quilt blocks together. It is a charity quilt. I was not going to sash it because that is my least favorite part, but now I wonder if the quilt really needs the sashing. Opinions please?

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Old 03-31-2021, 07:58 AM
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I like it as is
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Old 03-31-2021, 08:06 AM
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Only if you need it to be bigger, looks good without.
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Old 03-31-2021, 08:11 AM
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Your quilt is pretty, very light and spring like. I took the picture into Paint and added black lines. Don't laugh! I need a real ruler in Paint. The black sashing effect will add drama to the quilt and bring out the butterfly bodies. But both are pretty, and it's just whatever you want to do.
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Old 03-31-2021, 08:30 AM
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As is no sashing, it has a very soft muted feel, very pretty!
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Old 03-31-2021, 08:48 AM
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I like it just the way it is. Your butterflies are perfect.
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Old 03-31-2021, 09:02 AM
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I'm going to agree with everyone else, no sashing because there's such a light, airy, springtime feel to it. Very, very pretty, congratulations!
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Old 03-31-2021, 09:11 AM
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looks just fine without the sashing. Great job!
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Old 03-31-2021, 10:31 AM
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No sashing - especially if you hate doing it. If you need it to be larger add extra borders.
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Old 03-31-2021, 10:40 AM
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I like it the way it is! Pretty top!
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