The Final Eight Butterfly Kaleidoscope Stars

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I can’t believe I’m finished making these. This one makes me think of a peony.

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They were such fun to see as each little surprise showed up when they were stitched together.

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This is one of my favourites, although I seem to say that about each one as I finish.

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Each so unique.

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I love how the centre of this one came together to form a little — well, I don’t know, flower? Whatever it is, I love it.

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I see a little blue snail on each diamond.

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Then there’s this one. And the wonderful butterflies that appear on each diamond.

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Of course the last one had to show off some pink butterflies.

I will get to revisit each of them as I start setting them into the top. It will take some time as I have a plan that will involve a lot of stitching and I’m in no rush. And I’ll definitely be working on other projects at the same time.

The itty-bitty star point kaleidoscope stars are among the projects calling out for attention. I have a little quilt of them already planned, the shapes printed and centre hexagons picked out. So I just need to get them all stitched.

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“Time for the Game!”

The gardeners came yesterday and the roof garden now has its summer flowers. It looks gorgeous out there – wonderfully bright and colourful. This is such a lovely change after the long, drab winter months.

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Sometimes the kitties share the kitty tree. At one point Jake was draped over the side of the lower tier.

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While Baxter had possession of the upper level and was showing off his long, long legs.

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11 thoughts on “The Final Eight Butterfly Kaleidoscope Stars

  1. Aren’t they all so pretty……..I couldn’t choose a favourite if you paid me! I love the green leaves on your tree, and today’s kitty pics are wonderful too.

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  2. Beautiful!!!! I love these stars do much! What fun! I’m in my knitting phase but am ready to quilt some once This becomes second nature that I’m working on , fairly new to knitting, then I can put it down n do both ,

    The cars look so regal As always, live mr q.o.s toons” 😉

    Sandra

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  3. Hi Cathy, I’m still in love with the kaleidoscope stars, especially the first one here, the peony. Looking forward to seeing the finished quilt and lunch on a warm day this summer.

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