Let's get color:FULL!

Jennifer Sampou's collection, color:FULL, will be making its way into stores at the end of this month! Make sure you get your hands on some of these beautiful prints. There are 21 unique fabrics in this collection:

These color:FULL fabrics make a beautiful appearance in the "Rocket 88" quilt by Latifah of The Quilt Engineer:

This pattern is FREE to download on our Robert Kaufman website!

The beautiful "Delight" quilt by Jaybird Quilts, is ten-square friendly and showcases the color:FULL collection as well with two wonderful color stories to inspire (Bright and Multi)! Make your way to Jaybird Quilts for pattern information!

We can't wait to see what you create!

Schoolhouse Sessions- Quilt Market '14, Houston

Quilt Market is right around the corner, and we're getting excited! We've got 6 Schoolhouse Sessions for shopowners happening on Friday, October 24th. If you are planning on attending Quilt Market, stop by our sessions and hear our 5 lovely speakers discuss a variety of interesting topics. You MIGHT even get your hands on some fun freebies... :)

Here's the schedule! (**All of our sessions will be held in room 362C**)

12:25-12:55 || Get the Most Out of the Robert Kaufman Website || Kyle Sanchez

Join the Director of Marketing, Kyle Sanchez, on a tour of Robert Kaufman's newly expanded web services. Simplified shopping and enhanced customer support will streamline your online experience.


 

1:00 – 1:30 || Not Just Black & White || Jennifer Sampou

Jennifer Sampou's newest line, Black & White, is not your typical collection! See projects that showcase the subtle hues of the fabric as it fades from black to white, with high contrast and tone on tone prints in between.



1:35 – 2:05 || Ashton Road – New Fabric by Valori Wells

Explore the inspiration behind Ashton Road and see the exciting new patterns as well as store display ideas from Valori Wells Designs!

 

 

3:10 – 3:40 || Celebrate Kona® Cotton’s 30th Anniversary! || Kyle Sanchez

Kona® Cotton is 30! Celebrate with us with 30 original quilts, a look book, trunk shows, in-store collateral, giveaways & more. + Learn about the fabric, its history, and just why quilters prefer Kona. 

 


3:45-4:15 || Creating with Carolyn Friedlander 

Carolyn Friedlander shares her inspiration behind her newest collection 'Doe.' See her NEW patterns, and learn more about how this soft palette packs a powerful punch, while still working seamlessly with other shop staples.

 


4:20 – 4:50 || Shapes for Your Shop with Jaybird Quilts Rulers || Julie Herman of Jaybird Quilts 

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Let Jaybird Quilts rulers shape up your shop. Julie Herman of Jaybird Quilts shares how to use the Hex N' More, Mini Hex N' More, AND Sidekick Rulers together to create a dynamic sewing sensation for your customers.


See you there! 

Diamond Day Quilt- 3 Color Stories!

Happy Wednesday!

We've got a great quilt pattern to share with you. It's the Diamond Day quilt, and it features our lovely Spot On collection! It's a free download online on our website, and it comes in three color stories: Spring, Sweetheart, and Monochrome. Exciting, isn't it?!

Spring

Spring

Sweetheart

Sweetheart

Monochrome

Monochrome

Check out our newest additions to the Spot On line below, or head to the Robert Kaufman website for the whole collection! Think of all the wonderful things you could make with this colorful collection!

Valori Wells + Blueprint Basics + 5 free Quilt patterns

Hi all! Today we're featuring Valori Wells' collection, Blueprint Basics!

Blueprint Basics boasts 36 fabrics, which you can look through below!

In addition to the collection, Valori Wells also designed and made the five quilts you see below, and the patterns are available for free online on our website! How cool is that?!

Ooh la la! Just look at all the pretty colors!

Ooh la la! Just look at all the pretty colors!

Valori has also been doing a Color of the Week program on her own blog! Each week she picks a color from the collection and finds color-matched inspiration in her own world to go along with it. It's a beautiful project we'd love for you to check out, and hopefully find yourself inspired by! Maybe you'll even play along! (Don't forget to #valscoloroftheweek!)

This week, her color of the week is COFFEE. Go check it out and get the caffeine boost you've been craving all day long! :)

KONA 32 + AURIFIL

Kona Cotton is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, and we are over-the-moon excited about it! We are ALSO thrilled about our 32 new Kona colors, which we released just last month. We’re going a little Kona-crazy and it’s becoming very difficult for us to contain our excitement, so we’ve decided to stop trying—we’re letting it all out.

There’s so much to celebrate, and we want you to join us in our celebration!

How are we celebrating, you ask? Why, with a giveaway of course!

Our friends at Aurifil have joined us to create a giveaway so colorful your imagination will run WILD (or explode). Oh, the possibilities!

These could be yours!

These could be yours!

Enter to win a Fat Quarter Bundle of ALL 32 new Kona colors, as well as a 30-pack of Aurifil thread, color matched to 30 of our new Kona solids. The giveaway runs from today (the 15th) until Sunday the 21st at 9PM PST. Enter below!

Good luck! :)

MOD DOTS QUILT- MOD TEX

Yesterday we showed you some really lovely projects featuring our new Mod Tex fabric collection (see the post here). Today we're going to talk about a free quilt pattern that features our Mod Tex, too!

The quilt is called Mod Dots and the pattern can be downloaded online through our website. It features four color stories, including: Bermuda, Sorbet, Red, and Graphite.

Check out the quilts and our Mod Tex fabric collection below!

Bermuda (top left), Sorbet (top right), Red (bottom left), Graphite (bottom right)

New Mammoth Flannel Colors + Cabin Crossing Quilt

The seasons are changing, and fall and winter are right around the corner! You know what that means--it's almost time for warm and cozy naps! Check out this awesome quilt called Cabin Crossing that makes use of some of our new soft and cuddly Mammoth Flannel colors.

This quilt uses Mammoth Flannel and Shetland Flannel

This quilt uses Mammoth Flannel and Shetland Flannel

The pattern is available on our website for free download!

Check out all the new colors below!


Psst… We have a secret code to share with you!

Jennifer Sampou, the talented designer behind hit fabric collection Shimmer, is being featured on an episode of The Quilt Show with Alex Anderson and Ricky Tims, and we’ve got an exclusive coupon code to let you listen for FREE! To access this episode, all you have to do is sign up for a free account between today and August 18th using THIS coupon link!

We hope you enjoy!

Feel free to check out the episode trailer below: