Sunday, February 23, 2014

Seeing Stars - QAL

Even with all the projects I have going on around here, I'm delighted to say I have been keeping up with each week's assignment for the Star Light Star Bright Quilt Along at Happy Quilting.  This week was the simple task of assembling up our star centers.  As I am only making 4 giant stars, in no time at all, I was finished.




 At this stage, I can really see this quilt starting to come together.  I love the bold colors and the simplicity of only using these four prints throughout the quilt.



Once I start a quilt, I keep an eye out for a good deal on the backing fabric.  I was ecstatic that I was able to pick up the red and green circle fabric from Fort Worth Fabrics.  Not only was it on sale but they were temporarily discounting their sale items by an additional 20%. WooHoo!  To celebrate, I might have even threw a few other items in my shopping cart.


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Want to see what fabrics other are using for this Quilt-A-Long?  You can check out everyone's links here.




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I will be sharing this Anything Goes Mondays at Stitch by Stitch, Design Wall Monday at Patchwork Times and Linky Tuesday at Freemotion by the River.
 

7 comments:

Joanie's Trendy Quilts said...

Your blocks are perfectly made! Love seeing the design coming together with your fabulous choices of fabric. It is singing with colors that I love used together!

Quilt Musings said...

You blocks look awesome! Just LOVE finding the exact fabric I need ON SALE :)

Melissa Corry said...

Your stars are just perfect!! Yippee for seeing it all start to come together!! And totally awesome on your backing sale, that is the best!!

Rike B. said...

Perfect blocks and so nice fabrics. Love to see the finished quilt.

Myra said...

Looking great!

Paula@TheSassyQuilter said...

Usually around 11:30 on Sunday night...but I am keeping up too:) Yours are looking great! That was a good deal at Fort Worth. Love their bundles.

Connie said...

Beautiful blocks! Thanks for sharing.
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