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Rose Star #2

I've cut fabric to make 4 rose star blocks, and the 3rd is already half pieced.  If I don't put away the pile of red, green & light turquoise fabric that's sitting on the ironing board I might end up making this thing into a full sized quilt..

At the moment, I like what I've got done and it's been fun to do.  School starts again this week so I need to take a break from obsessively thinking about quilts and trolling flickr and pinterest.  Once I get my classes into a groove, I'll dip back and find a work/quilt balance again.  Maybe I can finish stars 3 and 4 before then?  Wish me luck..


  1. Thats the beauty of hand piecing!
    I thought of you on my swim, wish I'd seen someone quilting!

  2. Looks very nice! I'm a new follower. Love your EPP work.

  3. Great blocks Jess! Gosh I wish I had your patience!!

  4. Love these blocks - great colours too

  5. Jessica, It is absolutely gorgeous!! Love it!

  6. These stars are very cool. It'll be fun to see your progress. I like your term, "work/quilt balance!"

  7. Beautiful blocks! I've made blocks almost like that, machine sewn though. But I'm going to quilt it by hand. Have a lovely week!

  8. I really love your rose star. :) Watching people work on pieces like this really make me want to try it out.

  9. I love this one - and I especially like that pinky branchy/twiggy fabric!

  10. I read this post when you originally posted it but now looking at it I noticed the paper clips! You are so wise!


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