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Lone Star Style

In this throw the orange and red prints in the Lone Star draw attention while the blue tone-on-tone background recedes, resulting in a quilt center that makes the eye dance. Fabrics are from the Autumn Harvest collection by Jason Yenter for In The Beginning Fabrics.


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Inspired by Bursting With Blooms from designer Diane Nagle of Peddlecar Quilts
Quilt tester: Laura Boehnke


1⁄2 yard orange fan print (star points, appliqués)
1⁄2 yard green print (star points)
3⁄8 yard gold print (star points, inner border)
5⁄8 yard orange print (star points, inner border)
7⁄8 yard blue print (star points)
1-1⁄2 yards multicolor circle print (setting triangles and squares)
1⁄2 yard brown print (inner border)
1 yard blue floral (outer border)
1⁄2 yards binding print
4-1⁄8 yards backing fabric
73" square batting
Freezer paper
Fabric glue stick or basting glue
Clear monofilament thread

Finished quilt: 64-1⁄2" square
Finished block: 14" square

Yardages and cutting instructions are based on 42" of usable fabric width.
Measurements include 1⁄4" seam allowances. Sew with right sides together unless otherwise stated.