Welcome to this week's installment of the Top 10 Tips for new quilters - Sashing & Borders. For the complete line up of weekly tips, please see this page.
The basic building block of a quilt is a quilt block. Some quilts look fabulous by simply piecing these blocks together. Some blocks even allow for a secondary design to shine through by placing them side by side.
But some quilt blocks just seem to need a little separation to keep them from drowning each other out.