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Eight-point stars ***

Our eight-point star category had almost 80 stars the first time we counted them.

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Diamond stars
LeMoyne, Hunter's, Blazing, and Virginia Stars, among others.
Whole-quilt stars Stars from five to 21 rings, plus Broken Star and Spiral Lone Star
Ohio Star
The classic Ohio Star and a double handful of variations
Sawtooth
Another venerable star design, with variations
Sun Rays
One of our favorite
stars and a half-dozen
of itsvariations

Blackford's Beauty
Stars with prominent chevrons, some with checkerboards too.
Doe & Darts Chevron blocks that call for a more flexible definition of "star"
Pinwheel Stars Blocks with pinwheel effects from pattern or colors
Other 8-point Stars Stars that stand alone, or almost, and feathered stars