Saturday, February 7, 2015

Stars in a Time Warp week 4 - Cheddar

Week 4 in Barbara Brackman's  Stars in a Time Warp quiltalong on her Civil War Quilts blog - chrome orange (called cheddar today).  I didn't have a single scrap of cheddar in my stash, but that was nothing a quick trip to The Quilted Crow couldn't remedy: 

This week's theme brought to mind this old quilt - a"54-40 or Fight" - made for me by my great-grandma Una Fisher Brown (aka "Two") when I was about 6 years old.

That was, ahem, a long time ago indeed!

Anyway, these Stars in Time Warp stars are fun to make.

Each week Barbara teaches us about a particular reproduction fabric type.

If you decide to join in, start here and consider posting your blocks on Instagram #starsinatimewarp.

And meanwhile there's this view from our bedroom window this morning:

Huge snow last week...

And apparently more on the way.  Noooooooo!



  1. Crisp fresh snow and crisp new cheddar blocks. Everything is looking good!

  2. Oh, I love your stars. The blue looks so good with the orange. Love your conversation prints and shirtings.

  3. Great cheddar stars. Cheddar is one of my favorite colors in quilts.

  4. Nice cheddar stars! I finished mine today.


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