Classic meets Modern Quilt Along: DECEMBER - The Christmas Star block

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Hi all!

It's December!

The weather is colder, holidays are around the corner. It's the final month of the Classic meets Modern QAL (boo hoo!) and I thought we'd go out with a bang.

I have been sketching and working this block for quite a few months; I knew I wanted to do a star block of some kind, and I like the look of this one and how it turned out.

It's a little bit of cutting, and has a few small pieces - but it's beautiful, and totally worth it.

I've done two options again for this month, but as always, I love to see what your spin is on this block - fabrics, colors, composition - have fun with it - that's the name of this game!

Want to play along? Previous month's directions are posted in the right side bar.

As always, have a blast. Feel free to share a button or your block or a link back to this blog. Share the love.
Sew at Home Mummy

And if you're posting on Instagram, we're using the hashtag #classicmeetsmodernqal

The block setting diagrams are being drafted as we speak - I have sketched them all out and am currently trying to figure out how to diagram them on Publisher, lol.  Hang tight on this one.

I've been in contact with a very special quilty friend who has offered up a gorgeous giveaway for those who complete their quilt tops by the early New Year - I'll keep you posted on this one.

Make sure to link up your blocks below from your Flickr, Instagram (new!) or Blog sites :) We all love to see them!

{CLICK HERE for the December Classic meets Modern Quilt Along - THE CHRISTMAS STAR - block instructions!}




   

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10 comments

  1. Very nice, going to add this to my to be sewn list! December is going to be busy!

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  2. Very Pretty and your color choices are neat

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  3. Lovely! I wasn't going to make anymore blocks as I now have 12, but this one is a beauty! Looking forward to seeing your setting examples, Linda

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  4. Love it!!! Can't wait to get caught up and make this beauty!!

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  5. What a great block! So pretty.

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  6. Hi, I have just discovered your site and these wonderful blocks - thanks so much for sharing. I hope to make this quilt and have put it on my list. Also, I signed up for your newsletter.
    Pauline
    perry94022 at hotmail

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