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Nautical Star Paper Pieced Quilt + Free Mariner’s Compass Pattern

A gorgeous nautical “Mariner’s Compasspaper pieced quilt created by Gail Kolcz.  Lighthouses at each side, fish swimming above and below the stunning center block. Sailboats, nautical fabric prints and colors complete this beautiful quilt.


Check out the video tutorial below as well from Rob Appell of ManSewing!  Rob demonstrates how to create a Quiltsmart Mariners Compass Quilt  with printed interfacing and Lava Batiks by Anthology.  This is a short-cut to this gorgeous nautical quilt!  Watch Rob show us how to be “captains of perfect points” with Quiltsmart‘s modern method. Stitch, fuse, zig-zag!

– – – Just stitch on the lines! – – – 


Free PDF Pattern for the Mariner’s Compass:

from Trillium Design

Kaleidoscope Mariner's Compass Block from Trillium Design

FREE PATTERN: Kaleidoscope Mariner’s Compass Block from Trillium Design

More Stars to Quilt:

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  3. Video: Paper Pieced Sewing

Rising Star - Quilted Table Topper @ BayStitches

Rising Star – Quilted Table Topper

Video: How to Make Perfect Pinless Points

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  4. Video: How to Sew Amish Folded Star Quilted Hot Pads + Pot Holders

  5. Video: Quilting Star

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  8. Video: The Binding Tool Star Quilt: Easy Quilting Tutorial

  9. Video: Quilted Patchwork Star Ornaments – Sewing Project

  10. Video: Free Motion Quilting Video: Bright Star

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  12. Video: A Star Spangled Patriotic Quilt Tutorial

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More free star quilt patterns:

  1. Simple Star Hexagon Block Pattern

  2. Whirling Star Quilt Block

  3. Two-Tone Star (Paper Pieced)

  4. Boston Star Block

  5. Diamond Star Paper Pieced Block Pattern

  6. Block Rock’n #1 Bowie – Quilt Block

  7. Basket Weave Star Block

  8. Compass Paper Pieced Quilt Block


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