Tag Archives: Star Blocks

Quilting Jane’s Starr 4

The easiest way to design the quilting of a quilt … just use the lines of the block design, even when you use a solid block of the background fabric instead of the pieced block.

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Quilting Julianne’s Star 4

I like it! I particularly like the way the centre stars look to be in deep dark space. In a real quilt, that area would be quilted with a thread to match the background … in contrast to the contrast … Continue reading

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Quilting Julianne’s Star 1, 2

I found a project file which I started in EQ7, but I could not work out what I was thinking about back then. So I played around with it for a while before I went to bed, then woke up … Continue reading

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Star Applications 2

When I stared playing in this project file I was thinking of flowers, then wondered about snowflakes, but eventually decided that the blocks looked like stars. I love the colouring as it is, but think the stars should really be … Continue reading

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EQ OP 27

Interesting!

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Hi 5s OP 20

Interesting.

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My Bright Patches OP 4

Interesting … once again the blocks are merging with the background so they appear more as patterns on a wholecloth.

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Patch Play Quilted 9

Yesterday I commented that as much as I loved that series, it didn’t really suit our rustic furniture … but if I change the colours a bit it would suit our furniture just like today’s design. I also think this … Continue reading

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Star Applications 1

Most star blocks are pieced, but I wondered if stars could be appliqued. A centre circle and some tear drop shapes proved to be quite versatile, and someday I might try rounded diamonds. But for now, I love these blocks! They … Continue reading

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Christmas Forest and Tree Trims 3

This design looks more like a tablecloth  … though there isn’t a lot of room between the pretty bits to put the Christmas cake. I think I would leave out all the designs in the middle and just put those … Continue reading

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