I walked over to my shelves full of stash, and spent about 10 minutes looking for some ochre fabric. I didn't have any! As I sat down at my sewing desk, I glanced up at my stacks of "large scraps" (smaller than a FQ) and saw this piece of what I've always called "that ugly fabric." I don't know why I bought it - it must have really been on sale. I cut off some strings a while back for some string blocks, but this piece was left:
I matched it up with some strings from my string box.
I made this star:
But this morning, as I was working on another project, I discovered these scraps in my scrap box:
I think I will make two stars for each challenge from now on - one large, one small.