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30 + of the Best Star Quilt Block Patterns

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30 + of the Best Star Quilt Block Patterns
Here are more than 30 of our most popular star quilt block patterns to help inspire you to create your next quilt! 

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Free Amish Star Quilt Block Tutorial

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Free Amish Star Quilt Block Tutorial
The Amish Star block is easier to construct than it looks. The design is based on a Nine Patch block with Half Square Triangles, Flying Geese and squares making up the patches. 

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The Honeymoon Quilt Block - a Free Tutorial

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The Honeymoon Quilt Block - a Free Tutorial
The Honeymoon quilt block is a fun star block to sew together and it is easier than you might think. With only half square triangles, hourglass units, and squares, it goes together quickly!

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Indian Puzzle Quilt Block Free Tutorial

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Indian Puzzle Quilt Block Free Tutorial
Today let's take a look at the Indian Puzzle quilt block. This three-color traditional block uses Flying Geese, Square in a Square and Half Square Triangles to form a very interesting block. At the end I show what happens when you change up the color placement and values. 

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Another Easy Ribbon Star Quilt Block Tutorial

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Another Easy Ribbon Star Quilt Block Tutorial
With only two colors and easy piecing, this Ribbon Star goes together fast and looks great! I've included fabric requirements for a 13.5" finished block and a 9" finished block. 

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