The Star of Bethlehem Quilt is a contemporary Christmas pattern interpreted from the historic and classic eight-pointed star designs dating back to the 1850's. The pattern is a large 8 pointed star subdivided into many small diamonds to form a starburst medallion. The design is prominent, eye-catching, notable, and impressive. This new pattern book is all about constructing a modern Star of Bethlehem quilt. Using easy, step by step instructions, the book teaches you how to construct and assemble this classic design, so loved by so many, for so long. Strips of fabric are cut and used to make strip sets. From the strips sets, strip segments are cut and combined to make star arm units. Star arm units are assembled to make the star.
The Star of Bethlehem Quilt Christmas Pattern Book uses easy to follow instructions with illustrations to guide you in the assembly of the central medallion, background and borders. Easy to understand language explains all the cutting, piecing and assembly requirements.
You will learn to love working with strips and strip sets, even if you have never worked with them before. When completed you will have a classic holiday handmade quilt. Read and follow along as you cut, stitch, assemble and quilt your own Star of Bethlehem Christmas heirloom.