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Spring Star Summer Sampler 2017

I just love Spring Star, Block #10 of the Summer Sampler 2017.  This block was made for bold prints, don’t you think?! How much do I like this block? Enough to unpick quite a bit because I was lazy and hurrying when I made it, and the center wasn’t even close to kind of matching. Ha! […]

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Midland Star Final

This is Midland Star, Block #9 of the Summer Sampler 2017. This is a fun one with a few basic techniques–hourglass blocks and diamond in a square piecing, along with triangles in the corner. My 6” version is a little different, and is meant to join 2 other 6” blocks I have made as test blocks. […]

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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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