Well, there was just time for sewing, but not enough time for blogging this last week or so, so the posts for week 6 and 7 of the Quilt-Along will appear very close together!
Week 6 was a Star block, a fairly straightforward combination of HST (half-square triangles) en QST (Quarter-square triangles). Although those bias edges always want checking!
I decided to go for warm browns and creams with a touch of rusty red this week. Again the fabrics are mostly Judie Rothermel for Marcus Brothers Fabrics and Erin Turner for Penny Rose Fabrics.
So I cut out my triangles…
And sewed them together into rows…
And then sewed the rows into a block, and my Star Block was finished.
So the progress so far, after 6 weeks, looks like this, when compared to the whole quilt: