Finish It Up Friday ~ Vintage Stars

This came together so quickly! It was the perfect setting for my swap stars.

I changed mine up a bit, using the blue for the setting triangles.

I wish I had quilted the hanging diamonds closer, but I can live with it.

I bought this toile back when we lived in France in the late 1990s.

The rest of these photos show the quilt after washing.

And here it is hanging in my family room. The stars finish at 6 inches and the quilt finished at 50 by 60 inches.

Have a great day!

About katyquilts

I am a wife, mom of four amazing adult kids, and a former librarian. I love making everything from traditional quilts to art quilts. I am thankful to God my Father and Creator for the gift of creativity!
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19 Responses to Finish It Up Friday ~ Vintage Stars

  1. Diane Muldoon says:

    Every thing about this quilt is perfect…everything!

  2. Gorgeous finish!!! That setting is just perfect!

  3. anudge says:

    A very handsome quilt – congratulations!

  4. Janet O. says:

    A stellar (pun intended) finish!

  5. Sharon Tucker says:

    Wow it’s fabulous. I saw mine in one picture, the solid bright pink one! That yellow/ blue side triangles is amazing and I do love the hanging diamonds. Don’t see that often enough.

  6. lois92346 says:

    Love, love, LOVE it, Katy! The blue and gold work so well together. Great job!

  7. Cécile says:

    I love a lot your yellow (chrome ?) ! Perfect with the stars !!
    Congratulations Katy !

  8. Karen says:

    That is gorgeous!!

  9. Tami Von Zalez says:

    I so appreciate your posts! I have a project that I am setting basketweave blocks on point with a yellow fabric such as you’ve done. Bordering in blue like you did is truly inspired. I am going to finish off my project with a companion color to the yellow ones. Many thanks! Pinned it.

  10. Sandi says:

    I love your quilt! I love your background fabric and your blue fabric. Hugs,

  11. abydolinger says:

    The quilt sure has a delightful, vintage feel! Love it!

  12. That is so pretty, Katy! I love it. Always enjoy your photos too – you find such lovely spots!

  13. johannes123qqq says:

    It is a pleasure to look at your quilt !

  14. Anja @ Anja Quilts says:

    This turned out great! I love the use of both yellow and blue for the background. Well done.

  15. Kathy D. says:

    Such a sweet quilt! Love everything about it.

  16. Val W says:

    I really like your use of the blue for the setting triangles. The blue border enhances the overall look of the quilt. Lovely!

  17. says:

    I love the blue for the setting triangles! What a brilliant idea!

  18. Jackie Adams says:

    This is so beautiful!

  19. heather says:

    Love the contrast of the background and the blue setting triangles

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