Here's a modern take on the traditional English paper piecing technique that's quicker and easier than the original! Preparation of the hexies is a perfect any-time-any-place activity, then assembly comes together at your sewing machine. Wonderful technique, wonderful results!
Pattern: Hexie Pillow by Modern Handcraft (SKU 749874)
Fabric: .9 m (for pillow front, lining, and back panels)
(41) 2.5" squares for hexies
21" x 21" square of batting or fusible fleece
Sewing machine in good working condition, with new needle (Topstitch size 90/14), all accessories and manual. Don't forget your power cord and foot control;
(41) 1" Hexie papers (SKU 441082)
Standard foot (Pfaff 0A, others zigzag);
Frixion pen or hera marker (SKU 1106287);
Acorn Seam Align Glue (SKU 1209823)
Konfetti (50-wt) thread for quilting;
Hand sewing needles;
Thread Magic (SKU 1204754)
Basic sewing notions: Thread snips, seam ripper, pins, scissors, etc.