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    Make a Star Patch quilt with Jenny!

    Today Jenny shows us a real cute Star block quilt.
    Really love the quilting on this one.

    Have a great day and enjoy the tutorial!


    https://youtu.be/exdOe-kaDeY
    Last edited by Klasien; September 7, 2018, 12:33 AM.
    It ain't no sin to be glad you're alive!


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    Thanks for sharing, really like that.

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      Love it! I think I'd use rectangles and snowball the corners for the star legs......instead of all the seams making them with squares......just thinkin.....
      Thanks so much for posting this!
      💫 Star lover

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        Nice - added it to my todo list. I noticed that Jenny was back stitching.....wondering why

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          Originally posted by Star lover View Post
          Love it! I think I'd use rectangles and snowball the corners for the star legs......instead of all the seams making them with squares......just thinkin.....
          Thanks so much for posting this!
          You should send that idea in! I think it's a great one!
          Katrina


          “Nothing can dim the light which shines from within.”
          ― Maya Angelou

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            Re: Make a Star Patch quilt with Jenny!

            I think this would make a nice Christmas quilt. I have an older SnowFolk jelly roll and charm pack I can use.
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              I'll have to watch it later, but I saw the beginning of it and really like the pattern.
              A day patched with quilting Seldom unravels Sharon

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                When I sew strips together that are going to be sub-cut I shorten the stitch length to 2.0. I also sew a narrow seam around the perimeter of the quilt top when there is a pieced border to prevent the seams from pulling out when the quilt is stretched in the LAQ machine.
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                Scottie Mom Barb

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                  I love the quilt and the block, BUT I wondered why Jenny made all the half square triangles instead of just making flying geese. I usually end up with a far more straight piece when I do flying geese rather than 2HST and then joining them. Each time you sew and press seems to chance it to be a bit wonky. I also would be cutting fewer times. I do have several ways to make gees so....

                  Anyone have a thought?

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                    Re: Make a Star Patch quilt with Jenny!

                    Originally posted by JudiJR View Post
                    I love the quilt and the block, BUT I wondered why Jenny made all the half square triangles instead of just making flying geese. I usually end up with a far more straight piece when I do flying geese rather than 2HST and then joining them. Each time you sew and press seems to chance it to be a bit wonky. I also would be cutting fewer times. I do have several ways to make gees so....

                    Anyone have a thought?
                    I agree, I too would use flying geese rather than 1/2 square triangles. Especially since both pieces were cut from yardage.


                    Beth
                    Happiness is a FULL bobbin!

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                      Re: Make a Star Patch quilt with Jenny!

                      I really like it... I happen to have a Jelly Roll in those colors too! I also think if using yardage, I'd make the leg blocks.

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                        I'm not usually fond of a lot of white background, but I really like this one!
                        "People were created to be loved. Things were created to be used. The reason why the world is in chaos is because things are being loved and people are being used"― Dalai Lama XIV

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