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Pixie Dust Star Block

After making the Pixie Star block in the 6” sizes, I want to use the design to make a baby quilt with a single, giant star. Love this star! All those pieces might be a little easier to sew, too! This block, designed by Kelly Bowser of Kelbysews, is totally customizable, and would look great […]

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princess cut take 2

Welcome to week 8 of the Summer Sampler. I’m starting to love these little 6” blocks, even if it still feels a little weird to sew with such small pieces.  On the plus side, it works great for sneaking small pieces of favorite fabrics into these blocks. This is Princess Cut Star, designed by Lee […]

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Summer Sampler 7 Turning Star Quilt Block

I think I say this every week, but I have a new favorite Summer Star–this is Turning Star by Lynne Goldsworthy of Lily’s Quilts (also of The Thread House). This is also the star that made me rethink my entire color scheme for my quilt, and I decided I’m going rainbow/Anna Maria Horner ombre in this […]

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Alchemy Star_Summer Sampler 2017

It is Monday, which means it is Summer Sampler 2017 time! This is Block #5, Alchemy, designed by AnneMarie Chany of Gen X Quilters.  I love the versatility of this block–you could use any number of fabric combinations and fabric placements, and come up with something totally different.  I also learned a new-to-me stitch and […]

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