Thursday, December 12, 2013

Army Star Quilt of Valor

Army Star Quilt of Valor

closeup of the center blocks

Army Star Block

This paper pieced pattern was created for this quilt.

Quilt and block specially designed for this quilt by Denise Gies 
and sewn and quilted by the members of the

border detail

 quilting detail

presentation pillowcase


Presented to 
2nd Lieutenant Forrest 
at his commissioning ceremony,
December 11, 2013



  1. Amazing! The paper pieced army star is great. What a wonderful quilt.

  2. Kudos to Gregg for his career milestone and to you for making such an appropriate and beautiful quilt for him. Jane

  3. A gorgeous quilt Pat! I was sorry I couldn't be a part of this one. I bet he loves it.

  4. I have goosebumps all the way down to my toes!! What a beautiful quilt and what an honor!

  5. Is there anyway to purchase the army star paper piece pattern? I have two quilts to do, one for my son and one for my son-in-law both army veterans. Thank you

    1. samills ... This paper pieced block pattern was designed by a quilty friend of mine and she has generously given me permission to share it for free but you are a no reply blogger ... I have no way of contacting you ... :(

      Please email me and I will be happy to send you the pattern.

      Hope you see this ... :) Pat


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