Friday Free Quilt Pattern: Star Bright | McCall’s Quilting Blog

Patterson Kathy 150px 150x150 Friday Free Quilt Pattern: Star BrightStar quilt patterns are favorites with many quilters. There’s just something about the way the blocks seem to twinkle, and about the strong geometry of the patch shapes, that gives a special feel to a starry quilt design. That’s why I think you’ll love this week’s Friday Freebie, a lap size quilt pattern with lots of star power. Here’s Star Bright, adapted from a quilt designed by Edna Freeman in the 1930s:

StarBrightWebBonus600px Friday Free Quilt Pattern: Star BrightAnd here is Edna’s original quilt, also a lap size but with much smaller (4″) blocks. It is patterned in the new September/October 2016 issue of McCall’s Quilting:

Star Bright 600px Friday Free Quilt Pattern: Star BrightThe scrappy fabrication accounts for a lot of this quilt’s appeal, so dig deep in your stash to make your own version of Star Bright. Download the free Star Bright 8″-block lap quilt pattern here. It’s a Friday FREEbie!

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