Sewing Patterns, Pattern Review, Sewing Classes, Sewing Machines and Sewing Machine Reviews!
Platinum Sponsor: Stylish Fabric
Over 20,000 of high quality reorderable fabric

[SIGNUP - FREE Membership & 1 FREE Sewing Lesson ]
[Sewing Classes|Shopping Bag Your Shopping Bag|Login|Help]
Sewing Review and Pattern Reviews Sewing Knowledge Base Sewing Patterns Sewing Classes & Sewing Lessons Sewing Machine & Embroidery Machinery Sewing Message Boards Sewing merchants Blog Help/FAQ About Pattern Review
Enter your e-mail address:




Advanced Search
Tags
New to PR?
Sewing Machines
Compare Sewing Machines
Sewing Machine & Serger Reviews
Embroidery Machines
Sewing Reviews
Sewing Patterns
Review Gallery
Sewing Books
Sewing Supplies
Sewing Websites
Sewing Stores
Sewing Class Reviews
Sewing Expo Reviews
Sewing Tips & Techniques
Sewing Podcasts
NEW!Fabric Glossary
Sewing Review Requests Add a Review Request
Your Account
Edit Profile
My Page
Favorites
Wish List
Pattern Catalog
Notifications
Friends of PR
Join Friends of PR
Find a member
Deal Corner
Photo Album
Calendar
Chat Room
Chat Schedule
Chat Transcripts
Sewing Classifieds
Add a Classified
Sewing Contests
enter contest
contest report
contest gallery
Favorite Links
reviews with comments
merchant gallery
article archive
newsletter archive
Craft Resources
contact info
shipping rates
returns & refunds
testimonials

Platinum Sponsor - Stylish Fabric
Stylish Fabric
You are not logged in. Login here.



Message Board > Quilters' Corner > Red and White star quilt - ( Moderated by Sharon1952)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Red and White star quilt -
PortlandMaine
star
PortlandMaine  Friend of PR
Advanced Beginner
ME USA
Member since 1/29/11
Posts: 2181
Login to reply to this post

thumbsup 9 members like this.
Date: 6/29/13 0:12 AM

I like Red and White quilts - I LOVE star quilts. When I saw this one I wanted to make it but, I was scared that I could not do it - well, I decided to just do it.



And - here are my pieces.



Everything is cut - except the small inner stay bits. I want to have it finished for the 4'th. We will see. A new class starts monday.

------
Quilting up a storm!

Sharon1952
star
Sharon1952  Friend of PR
Advanced
MA USA
Member since 7/1/08
Posts: 2939
Board Moderator
Login to reply to this post

In reply to PortlandMaine <<
thumbsup 1 member likes this.


Date: 6/29/13 8:45 AM

I love your fabric choices. I also like the mixed beige/white backgrounds. Another winner, Portland!

------
Sewing: A creative mess is better than tidy idleness. ~Author Unknown

Franksdottir

Franksdottir  Friend of PR
Advanced Beginner
Member since 4/25/08
Posts: 3215
Login to reply to this post

In reply to PortlandMaine <<


Date: 6/29/13 10:44 AM

I love stars too, and red-and-white quilts are a classic combination. I love your blocks and I am sure that your quilt will be just wonderful.

------
Barb

PortlandMaine
star
PortlandMaine  Friend of PR
Advanced Beginner
ME USA
Member since 1/29/11
Posts: 2181
Login to reply to this post

Date: 6/29/13 10:56 AM

I found that strawberry fabric and nearly died. I love it that much.

I love a few novelty's sprinkled into a quilt. Im glad they make so many good ones!

------
Quilting up a storm!

aslinnd

aslinnd
Beginner
AUSTRALIA
Member since 5/28/07
Posts: 733
Login to reply to this post

Date: 6/29/13 5:52 PM

You can just see its going to be a terrific quilt, I love the classic star pattern

Sharon48
star
Sharon48  Friend of PR
Intermediate
WA USA
Member since 5/17/12
Posts: 281
Login to reply to this post

Date: 6/30/13 0:44 AM

Really striking! I'm sure you will have it done by the 4th, you work so fast!!

------
Sewing is a passion, so relaxing and calming!

Babylock Ellisimo Gold
Babylock Evolution
Babylock Melody
Viking 190
Babylock Coverstitch (I know, I know - but had
to have it!!)
Babylock Embellisher

jzygail
star
jzygail  Friend of PR
Intermediate
MD USA
Member since 11/2/06
Posts: 707
Login to reply to this post

In reply to PortlandMaine <<


Date: 6/30/13 5:06 AM

It's going to be very cool Once I get my sewing room painted and a ceiling put in and the room put back together, I'm going to be doing a red/white star block as well. TreadleOn has a block exchange this fall for a red/white Evening Star block.

I can't wait to see your quilt top and I'm sure yours will be done well in time for the 4th Right now the only thing that's motivating me to keep on with the work that needs doing to the sewing room is knowing I'll finally be able to settle in there and sew :)

chacha45

chacha45  Friend of PR
Intermediate
TX USA
Member since 4/7/08
Posts: 67
Login to reply to this post

In reply to PortlandMaine <<


Date: 6/30/13 8:25 AM

Oh, I love this! I may have to make one. What technique did you use for the flying geese?

PortlandMaine
star
PortlandMaine  Friend of PR
Advanced Beginner
ME USA
Member since 1/29/11
Posts: 2181
Login to reply to this post

Date: 6/30/13 9:24 AM

Oh that evening star quilt is super!

I made the flying geese by sewing squares onto a rectangle and cutting off the triangle edges.

With Ironing the blocks are going together pretty slow. I might have finished 30 of them so far.

------
Quilting up a storm!

Sharon1952
star
Sharon1952  Friend of PR
Advanced
MA USA
Member since 7/1/08
Posts: 2939
Board Moderator
Login to reply to this post

In reply to PortlandMaine <<


Date: 6/30/13 9:30 AM

Keep cool today with all that ironing!

------
Sewing: A creative mess is better than tidy idleness. ~Author Unknown

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Quilters' Corner >> Red and White star quilt -

Merchants on PR
So Vintage Patterns
Thank You for Joining!
Deals!
Fitz Like a Glove Ironing Board Cover
Made In Australia
Deals!
SewBaby
Unique Sewing Patterns
Deals!
Budo Bear Designs
Asian Designs
Web site
Patterns from the Past
vintage sewing patterns
Deals!

Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.
Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Contact Us
Online Sewing Classes
Altering Pants
Fee: $19.99
(Regular $59.00)
Altering Pants

Online Sewing Classes
The Contemporary Couture Jacket
Fee: $49.00
(Regular $49.00)
The Contemporary Couture Jacket

McCall's 5527
photo
Review by Danvillegi... on 3/22/08
Read Review

Christine Jonson Double Collar Princess Jacket
Christine Jonson Double Collar Princess Jacket

Details
Price: $18.00
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Favorite Things Little Hip Skirts Pattern
Favorite Things Little Hip Skirts Pattern

Details
Price: $14.00
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Blank Slate Tiny Bubbles Dress Digital Pattern
Blank Slate Tiny Bubbles Dress Digital Pattern

Details
Price: $7.95
Add to Bag Add to Bag

You Sew Girl Zip Away Shopping Bag Digital Pattern
You Sew Girl Zip Away Shopping Bag Digital Pattern

Details
Price: $8.00
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Kwik Sew 3340
photo
Review by dvazz on 7/1/05
Read Review

Vogue 8899 Pattern ( Size 6-8-10-12-14 )
Vogue 8899 Pattern ( Size 6-8-10-12-14 )

Details
Price: $25.00
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Butterick 5551 Pattern( Size SML-MED-LRG )
Butterick 5551 Pattern( Size SML-MED-LRG )

Details
Price: $2.99
Add to Bag Add to Bag

Subscribe to PR Message Board Feed Subscribe to the PR Message Board Feed Add to My Yahoo! Subscribe at NewsGator Online Subscribe at Bloglines Add to MyMSN