Quilting Caleb’s Star

String Star

Caleb’s Star

Caleb’s string star is quilted.

I started “in the ditch” between the strings in the center square and then decided to add a few wavy lines through the middle of some of the larger strings.


Detail of wavy line quilting

Detail of wavy line quilting








I also added at least one wavy line in each star point.






Nest step, the background. Wavy lines between two close straight lines was the answer.

detail of outer edges

quilting detail







I love the finished look. Those wavy lines added just enough variety and it’s quilted enough without losing that cuddly feeling. I think I hit the sweet spot on this one. Here’s hoping Caleb and his mom think so too.

String Star

Caleb’s String Star – 41″ x 41″

Quilt back

Bubble dots for the back


Linking up with crazymomquilts for finish it up Friday.


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3 Responses to Quilting Caleb’s Star

  1. Darlene says:

    Beautiful!!!! I love this quilt!

  2. Frieda Wisshack says:


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