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Scrappy Stars Around the Corner

 

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I’m very slowly making my way through my list of WIPs.  Today I finished the Scrapitude mystery quilt called Scrappy Stars Around the Corner (a rather unwieldy name for a pretty pattern).

A lot of seam sewing with even more pins.  I tend not to use pins in my piecing, but I really wanted to get my seams and points lined up, so I slowed down and stuck them in.  It did improve the results.

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When it was done we attempted the usual over the deck picture.  The drizzle and grey day didn’t make for a good picture. (I seem to make excuses for my photos a lot – maybe not the lighting, but the operator?)

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This quilt greatly reduced my blue and black fabric stash, especially the dark blues.  It may take more shopping to get a back pieced together.  I think I can bear a little time in a fabric store.   🛍

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5 thoughts on “Scrappy Stars Around the Corner

  1. This is a beautiful quilt! I feel you with the photos–the hardest thing is to wait for the perfect lighting conditions and willing/available helpers. Especially with larger quilts, that can’t really be simply taped up to a brick wall somewhere and photographed to heart’s content. Either way, it’s lovely to see your finished quilt. It is a really beautiful pattern!

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  2. You are tempting me to get my red and cream wallhanging out to sandwich and quilt it!!! But I haven’t hand quilted in forever and I do not machine quilt my tops. Such a lovely blue arrangement!

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