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Feathered Star: Star of Chamblie

BLOCK Friday: Feathered Star—A Feather in Your Quilting Cap

What defines a Feathered Star quilt block? Is it simply adding an outline of small triangles to a star block? Marsha McCloskey, the foremost expert on the Feathered Star, laughs and says, “That’s pretty much it.” She adds, “You can really feather almost anything.” Many of her own quilt patterns feature feathered borders, for example.…