These directions will make a Saluting Star quilt block that is 12.5″ by 12.5″ with 1/4″ seam allowances, so the finished size will be 12″ by 12.”
Quilting with Mary
Mary learned to quilt from her mother when she was small. She coordinated a service project – making quilts for babies – through ABC quilts at about age 16. Now, she enjoys learning new quilting techniques, sharing a love of quilting with others, and making beautiful quilts to give.
How to Sew a Saluting Star Quilt Block
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