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Blazing Stars Wall Quilt

Combine four Blazing Star blocks for a striking wall hanging. By using prints with metallic stripes, the star points seem to radiate light. Fabrics are from the Maestro collection by Kathy Hall and the Big Beautiful Bugs collection by Lonni Rossi, both from Andover Fabrics.


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Inspired by Floating Stars from quilt collector Julie Hendricksen of JJ Stitches
Quilt tester: Laura Boehnke

1/3 yard total assorted dark prints in black, blue, and brown (blocks)
1/2 yard total assorted light prints in gold and green (blocks)
1/3 yard total assorted medium prints in green, blue, and red (blocks)
4—3/8-yard pieces assorted tone-on-tones in light green, brown, black, and olive green (blocks)
4—3/8-yard pieces assorted metallic prints in olive green, gold, aqua, and red (sashing)
1/2 yard mottled dark blue (binding)
2-2/3 yards backing fabric
48" square batting

Finished quilt: 39-1/2" square
Finished block: 12-1/4" square

Quantities are for 44/45"-wide, 100% cotton fabrics.
Measurements include 1/4" seam allowances. Sew with right sides together unless otherwise stated.