2017 Kona Cotton Color of the Year: Pink Flamingo

2017 Kona Cotton Color of the Year: Pink Flamingo

Robert Kaufman Fabrics has done it again, they’ve released a new Kona Cotton Color of the Year and we’re in love!! The 2017 Kona Color of the Year is Pink Flamingo – a vibrant, clean, and perfectly playful pink!

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This beautiful hue is only available during 2017 and will then be retired, so be sure to stock up on your Pink Flamingo fabric HERE while it’s available!

Needing a little project inspiration? Check out Robert Kaufman’s Kona Color of the Year Lookbook HERE and be inspired by the 6 beautiful quilts featured in it (like this gorgeous “Stars Over Pink Flamingo” quilt made by Valori Wells with an incredibly fun free motion quilting pattern)!

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Pink Flamingo is versatile and compliments so many other colors. Check out some of the ones we’d suggest pairing it with below:

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Or browse all Kona Cotton Solids HERE for more fun options!

What will you make with the 2017 Kona Cotton Color of the Year? Leave a comment and let us know!

Cornered Drunkard’s Path

Cornered Drunkard’s Path

Check out this new spin on the Drunkard's Path block!

You may take one look at The Cornered Drunkard’s Path and be tempted to run the other direction. All those little pieces! All those curves! Surely they require the skill of a well-seasoned quilting wizard, right?
Wrong! Thanks to raw edge applique and snowballed corners, Jenny’s Cornered Drunkard’s Path is easy-as-pie! 

Learn to make this fun Cornered Drunkard's Path with Jenny Doan of Missouri Star Quilt Co.

Click HERE to watch the tutorial! Also, Check out the FREE Downloadable PDF for this block!

Diagram of the Cornered Drunkard's Path from Missouri Star Quilt Co.

 

Watch the Latest Tutorial from Missouri Star Quilt Co!

 

Quilt Snips Mini Tutorial: Flying Home

Quilt Snips Mini Tutorial: Flying Home

Check out this quick way to make the Flying Home Block

In this Quilt Snips Mini Tutorial we show you a great way to put together the Flying Home Quilt in just a couple simple steps using two packs of 2.5″ strips!

Check back every Friday for our regular Quilting Tutorials with Jenny Doan! Watch the Quilt Snips (and the full tutorial) HERE.

New Friday Tutorial: English Paper Piecing- Quatro Colour With Sue Daley

New Friday Tutorial: English Paper Piecing- Quatro Colour With Sue Daley

Learn to make this Quatro Colour using the EPP method to hand stitch.

Jenny is joined by Sue Daley to demonstrate how to make the Quatro Color Quilt with English Paper Piecing using the “Sue Daley Quarto Petal Template” by Sue Daley Designs for Patchwork with Busy Fingers/Sue Daley Designs, a glue pen, a milliners needle, and Quatro Petal Paper.

 

Learn to make this Quatro Colour Quilt using English Paper Piecing, with expert Sue Daley!

This dynamic duo makes English Paper Piecing easy for everyone! Click the button below to watch the full tutorial and to get all of your supplies!

Watch the Latest Tutorial from Missouri Star Quilt Co!

Bonus Quick Tips of English Paper Piecing with Sue Daley

Bonus Quick Tips of English Paper Piecing with Sue Daley

Quick tips on EPP with Jenny Doan and Sue Daley.

With this week being English Paper Piecing (EPP) Week we have chosen to share THREE great tip videos on the Perfect Stitch technique, the Knicker Knot, and the wonderful Glue Pen. The expert, Sue Daley, uses these techniques every time she uses the EPP method. We hope you enjoy these fun little tips

 

 

Learn to create the perfect stitch to make sure your stitches are well hidden.

 

Learn to make a “Knicker Knot” to use when you start and stop your English Paper Piecing.

 

Learn an easy way to baste your paper templates to your fabric with this fantastic Glue Pen.

 

To watch the full Intro to English Paper Piecing and get the supplies needed follow this link: https://www.missouriquiltco.com/intro-english-paper-piecing