Also, a special note to those of you that completed Block 2 several weeks ago, you may want to locate that spare unit! If you switched colorways after block 13, this may be a great block to make in your new colorway, as you may need that spare unit! If you missed Block 2, this may not make sense, go ahead and make the unit and it all will. 😉
Block 2- The Silent Star
The Silent Star, dates back to 1871, but was known as the Frank Leslie Design Block. However, the block became popular, as the Silent Star, in church quilting groups, in the early 1940s in United States. Many church quilting groups made comfort quilts, including the Silent Star block, to provide comfort to war torn areas, but at the same time to demonstrate America's conviction to stay out of WWII.
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