Friendship Star Quilt Block

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Skill level: easy

The Friendship Star is a great little nine-patch block that is quick to construct. They look great in patriotic quilts and make striking borders when assembled all in a row.

Below are a few examples of Friendship Star Quilt Designs:

 

Illustration of A Simple Quilt Design using Friendship Star Quilt Blocks
A Simple Quilt Design using Friendship Star Quilt Blocks

 

An illustration of A Patriotic Quilt Design using Friendship Star Block
A Patriotic Quilt Design using Friendship Star Block

A fun way to assemble these blocks is to offset them, which means you drop them down 1/3 or 1/2 the length of the block. Here is an example of an offset grouping:

Illustration of a Grouping of Friendship Stars offset
Grouping of Friendship Stars offset

Block Construction

Image of Exploded version of The Friendship Star Quilt Block
Exploded version of The Friendship Star Quilt Block

Coloring Sheets

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