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DS QAL: Lessons 13 and 14, Blocks 9 and 22

Delightful Stars Quilt-Along

I’m playing catch up here for the last two lessons of our Delightful Stars Quilt-Along (DS QAL).

Last week was Lesson 13 and we pieced Block 9. This is one of my favourite star blocks. It would be an excellent choice for a scrappy quilt. Here’s my version:

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We also joined blocks 9 and 2 together with a sashing strip. Here are mine:

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For this week’s Lesson 14, we are making one of the easier blocks, #22. Here’s my version:

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Next week’s block is a paper pieced and regular pieced block. Then we have a break week to end of the month of May.


Want to join in the fun?

For more info and to purchase the DS QAL, visit the main Delightful Stars Quilt-Along page. You can join at any time and catch up at your own pace.

Delightful Stars Quilt-Along

We’re also chatting and sharing our photos in the Facebook Group … come join us!

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Friendship Star Blocks

Here are the latest Friendship Star Blocks to arrive. I have received 37 to date. Thank you everyone, they are all so beautiful.

05-01-stars

05-08-stars

05-14-stars

I also received a most wonderful package from Australia. Quilting friend Alex Gee, who was terrified of paper piecing, until I taught her how to do it in my tutorial … made me these awesome letters to go on the back of my delightful stars quilt. I am so proud of her for overcoming her “I hate paper piecing” fears and so thrilled to have these beautiful blocks for my quilt.

alex-letters

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This post was published on May 15th, 2014. Post topics: My Quilting Journey, The Learning Center. Post tags: .

One Response to “DS QAL: Lessons 13 and 14, Blocks 9 and 22”

  1. fatima galvao says:

    Eu queria todos os blocos free de voces, como fazer.Toda terça eu receberia um imail, mas não recebi teerça dia 20.Grata Me ingormem.

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