Side-stones instead of corner-stones?

K8OrlandoNovember 16, 2011

Did you all see the picture of this quilt on the Connecting Threads site? I really like the splashes of color in the middle of the sashing strips instead of at the corners of the blocks. Has anyone tried this? Do we call them sidestones instead of cornerstones?

Kate

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rosajoe_gw

I haven't been over there in a while, I'll have to check them out.

I really like that quilt!!!!
Rosa

    Bookmark   November 16, 2011 at 4:51PM
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msmeow

That's interesting. Are they actually sewn that way, or is it a striped fabric? It's a nice change of pace from cornerstones.

Donna

    Bookmark   November 16, 2011 at 4:56PM
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K8Orlando

Striped fabric? I didn't think of that. It could be but it looks constructed to me. I need to go look at it on a bigger computer screen!

    Bookmark   November 16, 2011 at 7:13PM
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geezerfolks_SharonG_FL

Well, that sure is different.....it could be my eyes or the mood I'm in, but the side-stones don't do anything for me at this time.

The main reason I use cornerstones is because it's a no-brainer way of aligning the larger squares.

SharonG/FL

    Bookmark   November 16, 2011 at 8:04PM
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