Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Charming Stars : The Fig Tree Version

As I promised you earlier,

here is the Fig Tree version of my

Charming Stars Quilt:

This version is a little bit different from my original version.

After all, I can't have two quilts that are exactly alike!

This time I only used two charm packs

from the fabric line Patisserie by Fig Tree for Moda.

My original recipe calls for three charm packs.

This meant that I would have (9) 13.5" X 13.5" blocks

instead of the (16) blocks that were in my

original version.

Also, I could not decide on a border fabric,

so I chose to eliminate the outer border.

This way the sashing border becomes

the order border.

Charming Stars: The Fig Tree Version

48" X 48"

(You can find my original recipe at the Moda Bake Shop.)

Until Next Time ... Happy Quilting!


  1. I am seeing stars---and loving it!!! What a beauty you turned this into Stefanie:)

  2. I can't wait to get mine started! I might be able to get to it today...

  3. So beautiful Stefanie!

    I had been calculating and discovered I came short on charm packs so I was figuring out how to make the quilt with 2 charm packs, so thanks for showing what the quilt could look like!

  4. I had a bunch of Christmas fabric I bought last year and didnt know what to do with it. I looked at a bunch of atterns. Then I saw your stars quilt at Moda Bakesho and voila, my idea. Thanks so much!

  5. This is the prettiest pattern I've ever seen using charm packs! Thanks for sharing this gorgeous quilt.

  6. Your Charming Stars is on my top ten list of Bakeshop Products....I love the smaller version too. I have a couple charm packs that I have now ear marked for making this. CONGRATS on the GREAT design.

  7. So beautiful! Thanks for sharing your amazing talent with us :)

    Are you going to QM? If so, can't wait for details!


  8. It's so pretty! I love this one...and the MBS one too ;-)

  9. I love your kind of baking!!! I'm getting ready to do a customer table topper that is very similiar...just the three blocks. I love this design!!

  10. Gorgeous and simple star pattern. Love it and might have to make one for Xmas season - Hugs Nat

  11. Beautiful! I love how it keeps the charms "whole". Perfect for traditional fabrics as well as modern fabrics. Love the simplicity... love that it doesn't look simple. I love your Style, Stephanie! And as always, your photography and styling is fantastic!

  12. Grazie per aver condiviso tanta foto di questa bella trapunta
    Ciao Domenica

  13. Oh Yummy, this is the version for me. I adore Figgy fabrics.

  14. Love this! It looks great in both fabrics that you've used.

  15. this is sure to become one of my favoritest patterns ever! no 2 quilts will ever be the same! I'm making 2 right now.

  16. i love this and the previous version of this quilt! like a bunch of other people said, what a great use of a charm pack!

  17. Have you made a twin size version of this? I would like to, but am not sure how to modify this to fit with a twin bed

  18. The "Fig Tree" link to the pattern isn't working for me this morning. Is it just a momentary glitch or something you can fix? I'd like to try this one.

  19. Loved this pattern, so I adapted it to fit my king size bed. Thanks for the pattern and inspiration! https://quiltsby.me/projects/Veater21/persimmon-charming-stars

  20. Am I missing something? I can't seem to find the instructions for making this lovely quilt. I have searched several times. Can anyone help me? Thank you!

    1. me either. Looked all over the place. Help Please.

  21. I cannot get the original "recipe " online. Is there a way of sending it to me through email? My email is fischl123@aol.com

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