Zakka from the Heart blog tour

Lovers of all things cute: you’re going to want to listen up! Minki Kim’s latest book, Zakka from the Heart is here to help you indulge in a cosy afternoon of sewing. The LP&Q contributor, known for her delightful thread illustration and charming style, has just penned her third book, following on from Sew Illustrated and Diary… Continue reading

Have a handmade Christmas with issue 80!

Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 80

You’ll be spoilt for choice, with 18 festive designs to make and give. Kick things off with Susan Standen’s Fire & Ice cover quilt, or opt for even more angles with Caroline Hadley’s Northern Lights FPP block.

Free project! Christmas stockings by Lucy Brennan

Patchwork stockings by Lucy Brennan

Put a handmade touch to your Christmas morning with Lucy Brennan’s stylish patchwork stockings! Read on for our step-by-step guide to get you in the mood for Christmas.

Issue 80 quilting templates

Northern Lights by Caroline Hadley

It’s that time again… time to share our fresh batch of quilting templates! Read on to find all the essential patterns and shapes you need to sew the projects inside issue 80 of Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine.

Free project! Fabric wreath by Samantha Claridge

Add some handmade cheer to your door with Samantha Claridge’s fabric wreath project! Read on for our step-by-step guide to get you in the mood for Christmas.

Riley Blake Designs Garden of Quilts: Virtual tour

Riley Blake Garden of Quilts

Inside the award-winning grounds of Ashton Gardens among the flowers and blue skies, hundreds of quilts hung in one of the largest outdoor quilt shows in the world. A slight breeze caught the beautiful quilts outside while inside, classrooms were abuzz with creativity and learning. Hosted by Thanksgiving Point and Riley Blake Designs, this annual event… Continue reading

Behind the Liberty Season’s Greetings collection [sponsored]

Liberty Christmas quilt

There’s no better place than Liberty at Christmas! Inspired by their recent Season’s Greetings collection, we talked with Mary-Ann Dunkley, Head of Design at Liberty Fabrics, to find what went into the creation of the fabric range. What was your initial starting point for designing the Season’s Greetings collection? I was inspired by our incredible Christmas department which opens in the… Continue reading

How to use our binding tool

Love Patchwork & Quilting binding set

Issue 79 of Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine comes with a 2-in-1 corner tool and set of eight binding clips! Here’s how to use the tool in your quilts…

Get set for Christmas with issue 79!

Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 79

Get set for Christmas with issue 79 of Love Patchwork & Quilting! Embrace wintery pastels and simple FPP with Jenn Nevitt’s frosty cover quilt, or go bright, bold and playful with Gracey Larson’s traditionally pieced baubles.

Issue 79 quilting templates

Sleigh Ride by Jo Carter

It’s that time again… time to share our fresh batch of quilting templates! Read on to find all the essential patterns and shapes you need to sew the projects inside issue 79 of Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine.