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A Carpenter's Star

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Category Quilting
Type Functional
Style Traditional, Classic
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What was your source for this quilting project? Online Photo or Website
Name of website or photo A Carpenter's Star

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What materials did you use? 100% cotton fabric, 80/20 cotton/poly batting, wool batting

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What are you most proud of? Made with all half-square triangles! No "Y" seams!

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Use fabrics with a high contrast between light and darks to make the design pop.

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06/03/2014 Flag


06/09/2014 Flag

Where can I find this pattern? I love this quilt and would like to make it for my daughter.

07/27/2014 Flag


08/07/2014 Flag

I love how yours has more of a 3D look to it then others I've seen, is this due to the choice of fabrics or the quilting?? did you use a print and a solid on the browns?

08/09/2014 Flag

Good question, Aunti-M! The 3-D look is created with the value of the prints - darker next to a lighter print gives movement. Doesn't have to be a solid color.

08/15/2014 Flag