The Handmade Fair with Kirstie Allsopp

The Handmade Fair with Kirstie Allsopp

Today we’re excited to announce that we’ve teamed up with Kirstie Allsopp and Hobbycraft to bring you The Handmade Fair!   Coming this September to Hampton Court Palace, it’s going to be an event of all things, people and activities crafty! We’re especially looking forward to seeing the king of colour himeself Kaffe Fassett! Visit www.thehandmadefair.com to… Continue reading

On sale now – issue 7!

On sale now! Issue 7 of Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine

Issue 7 of Love Patchwork & Quilting is on sale now, and we’re delivering a first class issue straight to your sewing machine! Welcome to this new feel-good issue 7, packed with projects and ideas for quilting that brings out your sunny side! Our Editor’s Letter this month talks about mindfulness, something that we think… Continue reading

Templates for issue 7

Goosip Girls by Jo Avery from Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 7

Download your templates for issue 7 of Love Patchwork & Quilting here.   This 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% size. It’s also super-useful if you’re a digital subscriber! Whether you use Apple Newsstand, Zinio or Google Play, this is the easiest way to print… Continue reading

Make a Mother’s Day Card

mother's day card by Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine

Make Mother’s Day special with our cute hexagon greetings card! It’s super easy to make from fabric scraps and a small folded card. So here we go… YOU WILL NEED Eight 1.5in (4cm) squares of coordinating fabrics Eight 1in (2.5cm) card hexagons, cut using this template (download here) One 3.5in (9cm) square of fabric, for background… Continue reading

WIN a Janome sewing machine!

Janome sewing machine

If you’d like to win a Janome sewing machine, then you’re in luck! Janome have kindly given us one brand spanking new Janome 525S to give away, which happens to be exactly the model used by the contestants on the current BBC2 series of The Great British Sewing Bee. Seriously, those machines need to be the… Continue reading

On sale now – issue 6!

On sale now! Issue 7 of Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine

Issue 6  kicks off with Jo Avery’s stunning Cathedral Window’s quilt, and there’s even an in-depth tutorial showing how to sew Cathedral Windows – perfect! The talented Laura Potts of Dimple Stitch brings feminine flair to a pretty petals cushion (perfect if you’re already looking forward to Spring) while the rest of the issue is packed with projects… Continue reading

Look inside issue 6!

Love Patchwork & Quilting Issue 6 cover

Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 6 goes on sale 5th March! We’re so excited about this new issue, so here’s a sneak peek to whet your appetite… Don’t forget that by subscribing you get Love Patchwork & Quilting delivered straight to your door AND save money on the cover price – win win! So grab your copy of issue 6 either… Continue reading

Templates for issue 6

Dresden Hoop by Laura Jane Taylor from Love Patchwork & Quilting Issue 6

Download your templates for Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 6 here.   This is  handy if you don’t want to damage your magazine, or if we couldn’t fit a template on the magazine page at at 100% size. It’s also super-useful if you’re a digital subscriber! Whether you use Apple Newsstand, Zinio or Google Play, this is the… Continue reading

Block of the Month quilt issue 6

Block of the Month Remix, Issue 6, Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine

Issue 6 was even more jam packed than usual!  So we decided to give Lynne Goldsworthy’s instructions for turning her Block of the Month remix into a quilt to you as a download right here on the blog. The BOM itself is stunning, and if you fancy having a go yourself, you can buy issue… Continue reading

Applique heart project

Applique Heart hanging decoration detail crop

Didn’t have quite have the Valentine’s Day your were hoping for? Then feast your eyes on this gorgeous applique heart project by Elizabeth Betts, owner of the gorgeous quilting shop Quilty Pleasures in Brighton. This is the perfect project to inject some love into your home. Elizabeth even designed her own stylish applique hearts card… Continue reading