Stars upon stars by Donna
The reverse by Becky
Apparently I mentioned the A word, which can stand for Applique As Anathema.
But this is a relatively simple applique block.
See all the postings on the Flickr site (click on the photographer in the left hand column)
for different methods.
We did the one on the book cover by machine using freezer paper applique.
Last year Karla posted how-tos on her blog about machine applique techniques. This post on clipping inner curves could come in handy here.
Enquiring stitchers want to know:
Will there be more applique?
Will there be more appliqued stars?
Maybe (I've only written this through March as of yet)
You'll want to find all your blue star fabric as there will be more flags.
This print is from my 2010 Moda collection Civil War Homefront
Here are a few others.
You can use the star prints to fussy cut if you don't want to applique.
Here are Seven Sisters cut from a star print.