Kaleidoscope Stars – Small and Big

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There are very few of the brown and blue paisley kaleidoscope stars left to make so I decided to make one to add to the stack of finished ones. These ones are made using the 2″ diamonds. Then another. A … Continue reading

More Blue & Brown Paisley Kaleidoscope Stars

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I’m getting close to the end of the blue and brown paisley kaleidoscope stars. And each time I make one, I’m surprised at the result. Paisley fabrics are clearly among the best for kaleidoscope stars. I think these will be … Continue reading

Setting Fabric

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For some reason, the camera just doesn’t capture the colour of this fabric. It’s a lovely light lavender but looks more blue/grey in this photo. And it’s the fabric I’ve chosen to set the wild floral kaleidoscope stars. Again, the … Continue reading

A Dozen Blue & Brown Paisley Kaleidoscope Stars

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Now that the butterfly and wild floral kaleidoscope stars are all made, I’m concentrating on getting the brown and blue paisley ones finished. I think I know what I’m going to use to set these. And that will be either … Continue reading

Final Group of Wild Floral Kaleidoscope Stars

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I really can’t pick a favourite from these two – I love the effects I got with fussy cutting/printing all of these wild floral kaleidoscope stars. But of this pair I definitely have a favourite – the one on the … Continue reading

Wild Floral Kaleidoscope Stars … Again

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While I’ve been working on something else, I have also been working on finishing up piecing the wild floral kaleidoscope stars. The closer I got to finishing them, the more fun I was having making them. They’re actually all done … Continue reading

The Final Group of Butterfly Kaleidoscope Stars

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Remember when this box looked like this? Now it looks like this. Because I finished the last sixteen of the butterfly kaleidoscope stars! Now I’ll have to decide on a setting fabric. And how I’ll set them. For now I’m … Continue reading

Lots of Butterfly Kaleidoscope Stars

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And I do mean lots! Thirteen of them. They are so quick to stitch that I can’t just make one! They’re much healthier than snack food. And that moment when each star is finished is such fun! I still can’t … Continue reading

More Wild Floral Kaleidoscope Stars

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Once I started making more kaleidoscope stars, I couldn’t resist making one with the wild floral fabric. Then a second. And of this group, this one is definitely my favourite. A third. There was no stopping me. A fourth. Followed … Continue reading