Born in the USA: quilting stores round-up

1 Bloomerie Fabric

We love that Love Patchwork and Quilting is enjoyed all over the world! Take a look at these incredible USA stores and see if you can’t find that next fabric to fill up your stash.

Farmers Market sewalong: bonus project! FPP fish pattern

Farmers Market Fish block by Susi Bellingham

Have you been taking part in our Farmers Market Block of the Month Sewalong? The adorable foundation paper pieced (FPP) patterns by Susi Bellingham kicked off in issue 52, with a new row added every issue. If you can’t get enough, why not try your hand at these FPP fish? You will need Makes two blocks… Continue reading

Go bold with issue 60!

Colour is a thing we’re never short of here at LP&Q, and issue 60 is no different! Dive into your stash and take a cue from one of our talented designers, with simple blocks, bold piecing and dynamic designs.

Download your issue 60 templates today

Our new issue goes on sale this week! Download your templates for issue 60 of Love Patchwork & Quilting below…  This issue’s set includes everything you need to sew the projects from the mag. Downloading your templates is handy if you don’t want to damage your magazine, or if we couldn’t fit a template on the magazine page at 100%… Continue reading

Make It Mini: Sew for World Craft Week

It’s our favourite week of the year… World Craft Week! This year’s event is teaming up with Bliss – the charity that supports families of premature or ill babies, so it’s a great chance to craft for a good cause and share your love of quilting too. To celebrate the week, we’re launching a #makeitmini challenge! We’re downsizing our favourite… Continue reading

Quilt school: How to tie a quilt

Quilting tutorial - tying quilts, Love Patchwork and Quilting magazine

Need a fast finish? In this new addition to our Quilt School series, our Technical Editor Sarah Griffiths takes you through the basics of tying a quilt, plus some tips on how to pep up this traditional technique…

Stand by your machines! World Craft Week is here

WORLD CRAFT WEEK 2018

We’re a hive of activity here on team LPQ today, getting ready to share some pretty exciting quilting treats with you to celebrate World Craft Week next week. Back for it’s second year, the week-long celebration of making is shaping up to be a lot of fun…

Pattern Correction: Issue 59 Forest Fade

We’ve noticed an error in the cutting instructions for issue 59’s Forest Fade quilt by Jenn Nevitt On p84, the third bullet point in step 21 should say ‘From Fabric U cut four (4) 2in squares’, rather than ‘two (2) 2in squares’. We’re really sorry about this, we check every template as thoroughly as we can… Continue reading

Be bold: your quilters’ wallpapers for April 2018

Tonal Trees by Lindsey Neill LPQ46

Give your phone, tablet or computer a bold new look with a brand new fresh and colourful wallpaper! Lindsey Neill’s modern Tonal Trees design is the perfect pick-me-up!

Friday fabric! Anyone for black & white bears? (us please!)

Art Gallery Fabrics Next fabric

In case you’ve missed it, the low volume trend looks set to run and run in 2018. So we’re a *little bit* excited to have our own personal batch of fat quarters from the Art Gallery Fabrics Nest collection here at LPQ Towers to play with this month.