Festival of Quilts 2015

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Join us at the event for UK quilters – Festival of Quilts, for inspiration, shopping and more!   Coming this August (6th–9th) to NEC Birmingham, it’s sure to give your quilty mojo a boost (and you might even add to your stash along the way!) This year Love Patchwork & Quilting are running a series… Continue reading

Issue 23 on sale now!

Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 23 - cover and bag

Issue 23 of Love Patchwork & Quilting is on sale now, with an exclusive set of Dresden templates plus your FREE project book! All the instructions and templates you need are inside the magazine – you can also download the templates here. FREE with this issue is our step-by-step guide to using your Dresden templates…. Continue reading

Templates for issue 23

Fantastic Fussy Cut EPP cushion by Susan Standen for Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 23

Download your templates for issue 23 of Love Patchwork & Quilting here, and the design-your-own BOM templates here! Issue 23 goes on sale 24th June with a FREE set of exclusive templates PLUS a booklet packed with ideas for modern Dresdens made easy – packed with over fifty different design variations, it’s sure to kick-start… Continue reading

Come sew with us!

Hexie Hoops by Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine

Join Love Patchwork & Quilting and The Makery for an introduction to our fave technique, English Paper Piecing, and make a super-cute Hexie Hoop!   What are you doing on Thursday 16th July? Fancy joining team LP&Q (and the lovely folk from The Makery) at John Lewis, Oxford Street? We’ll be whipping up one of… Continue reading

The Handmade Fair 2015

The Handmade Fair 2015

Fancy a day of shopping, creating and crafting? Well look no further than 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 a chance to perusing the stands for gorgeous handmade makes and maybe even some… Continue reading

FREE! Pretty Pastels cushion pattern

Sweet Pastels quilt by Angie Wilson for Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 22

Love our cover quilt this issue? Try these oh-so cute cushions by Angie Wilson! It’s super easy to give your sofa a sweet makeover with our all-sorts inspired cushions. Here we go… PILLOW YOU WILL NEED Pastel fabric three (3) 8in squares Dark fabric one (1) fat eighth Background fabric 15in x 26in Muslin (US)… Continue reading

Issue 22 on sale NOW!

Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 22, on sale 27th May with a FREE EPP Boho Feather Bookmark!

Issue 22 of Love Patchwork & Quilting is on sale now, with a FREE EPP kit that’s perfect for your summer holidays! All the instructions and templates you need are inside the magazine – you can also download the templates here.   FREE with this issue is this bright, bold EPP kit – designed just… Continue reading

Templates for issue 22

Paper and Ink quilt by Karen Lewis for Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 22

Download your templates for issue 22 of Love Patchwork & Quilting here, and the design-your-own BOM templates here!   Issue 22 goes on sale  27th May with a FREE EPP Boho Feather Bookmark – the perfect project to take away with you on your summer holidays! Downloading your templates is handy if you don’t want… Continue reading

FREE Block patterns!

Block Book by Susan Standen for Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 21

Inside issue 21 you’ll find Susan Standen’s Block Book project, which is the perfect storage solution for you WIP quilt blocks. Our clever tech editor Sarah made up a selection of blocks (pictured in the mag) and we thought we’d share these three FREE block patterns with you! Download your FREE pattern now!   PS… Continue reading

Show roundup: Pour l’Amour du Fil

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We’re huge fans of the now iconic La Passacaglia Quilt – so how could we miss the opportunity to speak to the designer herself?   The La Passacaglia Quilt is just one of many gorgeous to be found in Millefiori Quilts by Dutch quilt designer Willyne Hammerstein. Her work has captured the hearts of modern… Continue reading