How to Make an Eight-Pointed Star Quilt

Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting | 1600 Series | Episode 1611

Marianne and Mary Fons share how to cut diamonds from a strip, how to make an eight-pointed star quilt unit and how to work with “set in seams”. The quilt, Montana Hearth, is featured in Love of Quilting September/October 2010.

For more useful quilting tips and techniques check out Fons and Porter’s Love of Quilting the magazine or watch Love of Quilting at or on DVD!



  1. Well, I lied. I cannot watch Love of Quilting OR Quilt Out Loud. Just the preview plays. I am a member of the Quilters Club of America, have logged out and back in but nothing seems to help. Can you help me?

    Marcie Tuma, 2 years ago Reply

    • Marcie, Your login for is different than that for QCA.

      jdavis, 2 years ago Reply

  2. There are no videos to “play” – in fact there is no “play” What has happened to this page???

    Doreen Bragonier, 1 year ago Reply

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