Monday, July 1, 2013

Friday Free Quilt Pattern from The Quilt Ladies

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I'm breaking quilt blocks down. Some look hard, but give them a chance, you can do it.  
All different sizes and here I go !

Mother's Fancy Star Quilt Block

this is what I call this block, it has LOTS of names

14" x 14"
tutorial on how to make a star quilt pattern



free star quilt patternCut 1 White – 4 ½” x 4 ½”
Cut 4 White – 4 ½” x 2 ½”

Cut 12 White – 2 ½” x 2 ½”

Cut 20 Green – 1 ½” x 1 ½”
Cut 16 White – 1 ½” x 1 ½”

Cut 4 Green – 1 ½” x 8 ½”

Cut 8 White – 1 ½” x 8 ½”

 Breaking the Piecing down


How to piece a star quilt pattern


Cut 4 White – 4 ½” x 2 ½”

Cut 8 Green – 2 ½” x 2 ½”

Sew as shown – 4 times


Cut 1 White – 4 ½” x 4 ½”
Cut 4 White – 2 ½” x 2 ½”
Sew rows together as shown

How to piece a star quilt pattern

free star quilt pattern
Center Star

Cut 2 Green – 1 ½” x 8 ½”
Cut 4 White – 1 ½” x 8 ½”

Sew as shown and add to the star sides

How to piece a star quilt pattern

How to piece a star quilt pattern
Block Center

 9- patch corners
Cut 20 Green – 1 ½” x 1 ½”
Cut 16 White – 1 ½” x 1 ½”
(I changed my color to red, see block)

Sew together as shown – 4 times

How to piece a star quilt pattern

Cut 2 Green – 1 ½” x 8 ½”
Cut 4 White – 1 ½” x 8 ½”



Sew as shown add 9-patch on the outside – 2 rows
Sew rows into quilt block

How to piece a star quilt pattern


Finished Block
How to piece a star quilt pattern


Change the colors around and have fun with this block

Example 1

Example 2



tutorial on how to make a star quilt pattern




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