Get starstruck with bright and bold quilts that highlight Star blocks and patterns using various methods and techniques.
Frame a patriotic tabletop quilt featuring stars and stripes prints with prairie points in coordinating prints.
Patriotic Prairie Points.
Trees, stars, and bow ties among assorted setting squares combine in a cozy, flannel throw.
Flannel Stars and Trees.
Mix and match prints, florals, and stripes in a patriotic wall hanging. It's easy to make this quilt bigger or smaller by adding blocks to or subtracting blocks from each row.
Salute to Stars.
This bright batik wall hanging is made with just one block, but careful fabric placement creates the illusion of different blocks.
Batik Triangle Stars.
Create an Irish Chain effect with careful placement of the squares in the five star and four 25-Patch blocks. A two-color checkerboard border provides a neat frame to the table topper.
Four-Pointed Star Chain.
Retro-inspired prints pop off a mottled dark brown background in a wall hanging that features Star and Irish Chain blocks.
Starry Irish Chain.
Hand-piece a table runner using Six-Pointed Star blocks. Or, if hand stitching is not your forte, slowly machine-stitch the pieces.
With careful fabric selection, you can highlight the quilt’s star or hourglass blocks. Fabric placement in the hourglass blocks also creates a secondary star design.
Hourglass Stars Wall Hanging.
The vivid red points jump off the quilt while the muted gold points recede to form a single Friendship Star tabletop or wall hanging quilt.
Friendship Star Log Cabins .
Just two blocks—a star block in two colorways and an hourglass block that gets rotated—team up in a wall hanging.
Floating Stars Wall Hanging.
Replicate these chocolate brown stars in pieced cream backgrounds or feature your favorite lights and darks. The contrast of the light and dark fabrics allows the stars to shine.
Rail Fence & Stars.
Make 3"-square Sawtooth Star blocks using a traditional piecing method or the foundation-piecing pattern in a super sweet baby quilt.
Mini Sawtooth Stars.
A two-color collage of vintage postcards provides an unexpected background in the LeMoyne Star blocks and setting units. Abrupt changes from light prints to dark prints make this small Lone Star radiate.
Americana Lone Star.
Play with scale and include small and medium prints in this three-color table topper.
Little Sawtooth Stars.
Dark red and brown prints add weight to the borders and star block center of this quilt, while pastels add softness, creating a strong diagonal effect between the Star blocks in this wall hanging.
Use a vivid stripe as the starting point for choosing colors and fabrics in this bright kid’s quilt. The result is an evening sky of bright stars.
Star Crib Quilt.
Fuchsia tone-on-tones set off this easy star quilt. Just layer fat quarters, cut through all of them at once, and shuffle the deck to easily create stunning stars.
The border blocks center squares and the large open spaces surrounding the center star are a perfect place to showcase medium- and large-scale prints.
Asian Lone Star.
Strategically placed triangles create the illusion of a circle surrounding the center star. A black print with celestial motifs in blue, cranberry, and gold inspired the designer's rich color scheme.
Put your light and bright scraps to use in a scrappy quilt.
Blend retro prints and use a solid sashing fabric to help give the eye a place to rest between blocks.
Sawtooth Stars & Squares.
Begin with a monochromatic palette of browns and add a cool blue to give this table runner a serene feeling.
Stars at Dusk.
Stars emerge in the pieced sashing and extend into the pieced borders of this intricate, toile print quilt. Bursts of charm come from the background of star-within-a-star blocks.
Plaids and stripes dazzle against a navy flower-appliquéd background. Create the star’s radiating pattern with carefully planned strip-piecing, then join the star points with-in seams.
Lone Star & Stripes.
This red, white, and blue quilt salutes summertime with two classic blocks—LeMoyne Star and Irish Chain.
Oh My Stars.
Five Evening Star blocks are framed with a neutral print, while a wide border utilizes the same bold floral as the setting triangles in this rich, dark table runner.
Strip of Stars.
Members of a quilters' guild stitched the red, white, and blue blocks in this lively quilt. The lucky quilter who won all 20 Ohio Star blocks in a drawing creatively combined them with sashing.
Machine-pieced diamonds and cool color tones gives this star quilt a modern, laid-back look for your summer quilt collection.
Create the circular design that emerges on this scrappy quilt by pairing two blocks. It looks complex, but each unit only requires triangles and squares.
Two different stars create the twinkling effect that dances across this richly hued quit.
Feel right at home with this wall hanging made from plaid prints. Sew three diagonal rows of inner star blocks and setting pieces together with two diagonal rows of outer star blocks and setting pieces.
Gather up all the polka dot prints you can find, then combine them to make a bright and colorful throw.
A classic pattern yields star-studded results. Every Feathered Star block is made from different fabrics, perfect for using a multitude of scraps.
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