Frequent question: How do you make a hunter star quilt block?

How much fabric do I need for Hunters Star Quilt?

Fabric requirements: 5/8 yard of eight fabrics for the blocks, 3/4 yard binding and 2 3/8 yards for backing.

What is a star quilt?

Star quilts are given to mark important life events, like graduation. For the Lakota (Sioux) people, the star quilt — wičháȟpi owíŋža — represents honor and generosity.

How do you draft a LeMoyne Star?

How to draft a LeMoyne Star

  1. Draw a square and divide it in half horizontally, vertically and diagonally. …
  2. Using your protractor, or two pencils with a string between them, draw a circle around your block.
  3. Extend the middle horizontal & vertical lines and draw a secondary square.
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