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scrappy Carpenter's Star in oranges

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by , 07-31-2013 at 04:32 AM (720 Views)
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This wallhanging (48" square) was commissioned by someone who wanted lots and lots of orange! I have always wanted to do a Carpenter's Star, so I was delighted by the order. In slouching around the web I have not seen any other Carpenter's where the diamonds are made of two triangles of different fabrics that have similar values, rather than it all being a single fabric. My customer and I landed on this arrangement by accident, as I was rearranging the half square triangles for the umpteenth time, aiming for the "perfect" layout.

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Thanks for looking!
Alison
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  1. Judith1005's Avatar
    Gorgeous!!! While I love your play with color....The quilting of it really captures my attention. You do wonderful work.
  2. HgWeaver's Avatar
    This is gorgeous. You have a wonderful eye for putting your colors together. How lucky and blessed someone will be to get this beauty.

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