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Eight Pointed Y-Seam Stars

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Category Quilting
Type Functional
Style Retro / Vintage, Classic, Traditional
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What was your source for this quilting project? Online Photo or Website
Name of website or photo Sharon Schamber's Eight Pointed Star Y-Seam

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What materials did you use? 100% Quilting Cotton

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What are you most proud of? Heck, I'm damn proud my points are perfect!!

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Follow the instructions given in the video, cut carefully, mark your 1/4" seams and you can't go wrong.

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Nice job with those! Boy I tried to watch that video. I got impatient after 3 minutes. It is looooong!

11/11/2012 Flag

LOL! Yeah, I know, Sharon's videos are very long but she really is a master quilter, she has spent FOUR YEARS on ONE quilt! I don't know if I have that kind of patience. ;D

12/30/2012 Flag

I bet you have the patience. But that might get old after 4 years! Hey check out my new project I just posted. I call it Squashed Hexis. I'll email you my instructions if you want them. I know how you like those Y-seams!

12/30/2012 Flag

Very nice. Isn't it great when those points are doing what they are supposed to be doing. Keep them coming!

11/12/2012 Flag

Dreamy!

12/30/2012 Flag

That's impressive!! All the points match and its flat! I'm positively green with jealousy.

11/16/2012 Flag

One word: STARCH! Starch prevents your fabric from stretching and it washing out in the laundry. When pressing my seams, I use a little water and a paint brush to dampen my seams and always use a DRY iron. Hope this helps Sue!

12/30/2012 Flag

Love your stars. What size are the stars? Great quilt!!

03/24/2013 Flag