Stash Busting with Style by Missouri Star Academy
What can you do with your fabric stash? There are endless possibilities right in front of you! Maybe you can’t bear to cut into beloved fabrics or you have a pattern in mind, but aren’t sure which fabrics will really make it sing. We’re here to help you get fabulous results from what you already have! You’ll learn how to choose the perfect fabric pull—coordinating colors, playing with scale, mixing prints, and selecting the best of your stash to start your next project in Stash Busting with Style with Monique Jacobs.
Answering real questions from real quilters, Monique gives you great tips and ideas to help you become the expert in what you like and why you like it—inspiring and empowering you to make beautiful quilts with your newfound stash savvy. As a fabric and pattern designer with an expert eye for color and prints, she invites you to dig into your stash, pull out those favorite fabrics you have tucked away for just the right quilt, and settle in for a class that will help you put your stash to use, finally!
You’ll start by sorting through your stash to find colors that work well together and Monique will be right there, giving you tips for choosing lights, mediums, and darks that highlight your favorite feature fabrics. Next, she’ll help you look through your stash for scale, showing you options for using prints so they blend without fighting for the spotlight. You’ll mix prints, learning how to place busy prints and neutral prints together so your piecing pops!
Stash Busting with Style brings all these insightful tips together with a FREE pattern for a pretty sampler quilt featuring six quilt blocks that put your new stash-savvy style to use with your very own fabrics. Show us your stash and before you know it, you’ll be creating beautiful quilts from fabrics you already have on hand. What are you waiting for? Join us in Stash Busting with Style today!