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Star of the Show

Combine florals and tone-on-tones in muted, rich colors for this wall quilt. The large star became the focus when she framed it with a dark inner border and a large floral outer border. Fabrics are from the Japanese Garden collection by Maywood Studio.



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Inspired by Star Bursts from designer Sandra Clemons 
Quilt Tester: Laura Boehnke



•    1⁄4 yard total assorted red prints (block)

•    1⁄4 yard total assorted blue prints (block)

•    2⁄3 yard yellow print (blocks, inner border)

•    1⁄4 yard each of dark blue speckle, green print, mustard print, white floral, white orange peel, red tone-on-tone, light blue print, and dark blue floral (block)

•    1⁄4 yard dark blue tone-on-tone (middle border)

•    5⁄8 yard multicolor floral (outer border)

•    1⁄2 yard binding fabric

•    3 yards backing fabric

•    53" square batting

•    Acrylic ruler with 45° angle marking 

Finished quilt: 44-1⁄2" square
Finished block: 32" 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. Press seams in directions indicated by arrows on diagrams. If no direction is specified, press seam toward darker fabric.