This week I have made a tutorial for a block inspired on an 8 pointed star pattern I see often on footpaths here in Morocco.
This star block is very versatile. If you play with colours and block orientation different patterns appear.
I made the block using foundation piecing but the pattern includes traditional paper templates as well so you can still make the quilt by sewing the pieces in the traditional way.
I hope you like it.
Fez-tastic quilt pattern
- Download Fez-tastic quilt pattern from my Etsy shop
Fez-tastic is a pattern for a quilt in 2 sizes:
- a 20″ x 20″ mini quilt, demonstrated on the video, and
- a 50″ x 60″ lap quilt in the same colour scheme.
The pattern includes:
- fabric needs for a quilt in 2 sizes in the colours demonstrated on the video
- foundation piecing templates
- traditional template pieces
- alternative colour schemes
- alternative on point layouts
- colouring diagrams to make the quilt horizontally or on point
The block construction is demonstrated on video only. An internet connection is required.
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My book Turnabout Patchwork
“Turnabout Patchwork. Simple quilts with a twist” is all about playing with blocks – making a block, slicing it up, and turning or repositioning the pieces to make a completely different block (sometimes two smaller blocks) to yield endless quilt tops.
- Order Turnabout Patchwork on Amazon
- Order Turnabout Patchwork directly from Martingale (e-book only)
See all the quilts in the book in a real life project
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