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Elven Star The septagram is important in Western kabbalah, where it symbolizes the sphere of Netzach, the seven planets, the seven alchemical metals, and the seven days of the week.”


Elven Star Faerie Star Seven Pointed Stars, called "Faerie or Elven Stars" represent a gift from Faerie to humans to bridge the understanding between the Mortal human realm and that of Faerieland. The 7 pointed star is known as a gateway symbol, a Gate or entrance between our world and that of Faery, the Otherworld. Each point on the star represents a gateway or path of the Higher Self to prepare one for entrance into Faery. It is also known as a septagram, Heptagram, or "7 pointed star".


Seven-pointed star (septagram) or Fairy star (popular Pagan symbol) embodies individuality, uniqueness, creativity, and intelligence. The seven directions: North, South, East, West, Above, Below, seven elements: Earth, Air, Fire, Water, Life, Light, Magick , Seven notes in a musical scale: Do, Re, Mi, Fa, So, La, Ti, seven (visible) colors in a rainbow, universal balance, a symbol for earth(four sides)united with the trinity, representing heaven over earth. All is well, and in balance.


Swim, Bike, Quilt!: Summer Sampler Series: Six Pointed String Quilt, or Choose Your Own Adventure


Cherokees use the 7-point star because many of their concepts are related to the number 7. Seven clans, directions, etc.


Learn how to sew a patchwork star with this easy to follow tutorial! (English paper piecing). Great for quilt making :) © Stephanie Boon, 2013


I Have to Say's 7 Point Star Block made with pattern from Sew Hooked (link provided). Lots of paper pieced blocks on Sew Hooked link.


Drafting, Part 2: Making an 8-Pointed or Lemoyne Star in Any Size

Drafting, Part 2: Making an 8-Pointed or Lemoyne Star in Any Size. From See How We Sew. Excellent, this really makes sense.