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…

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.

What do you think?

Love Patchwork and Quilting magazine reader survey prize

In case you missed it in our April issue, we’ve launched our 2018 Love Patchwork & Quilting 2018 reader survey! We want to know what you think of the magazine, so that we can shape our features and projects in the best way for you…

Win! A Daylight Company A3 Wafer lightbox

Daylight Company Wafer lightbox

Daylight Company are the clever people responsible for the lights that are taking the quilting community by storm. We put 3 of their best-selling products to the test in issue 58 and now you could win one of their in-demand Wafer lightboxes!

QuiltCon 2018: winners gallery

QuiltCon2018 Going Up quilt

Get ready for major quilt awe… here are the quilts that bagged the top spots at this Spring’s QuiltCon show.

6 reasons you need our digital issues in your life

LPQ digi subs campaign square

Because what’s not to love about having your own personal library of quilting inspo at your fingertips, everywhere you go? If you haven’t tried our digital issues yet, you’re in for a treat. Here’s why…

8 reasons to subscribe today

Quilting magazine subscription Art Gallery Fabrics

Prettying up our sewing tables this month are these fat quarters from the Esoterra collection. Designed by Katarina Roccella for Art Gallery Fabrics, we’ve had our eye on the range for ages so we’re excited to get our hands on a set to play with. We’re all over the dinosaur motifs, luscious foliage and rich palette, with on-trend geometrics bringing the prehistoric theme bang… Continue reading

Tula Pink news!

Nicole Calver candy stripes quilt

As Monday goals go, planning a trip to meet Tula Pink and watch her film her first UK live TV show is pretty cool! She’s here in England for a few days (our shameless Instagram stalking reveals she’s been at The Quilt Room this weekend) and on Wednesday she’ll be on TV… and we’ll be there.

Community news! Let’s all go on a handmade getaway

Authors_Handmade_Getaway_KarynValinoJacquelineSava

There are few things in life that we love more than getting together with friends to share what we’re sewing. So we were excited to hear of a new venture that’s aiming to support handmade gatherings of all shapes and sizes. Because who doesn’t love to sew along with fellow makers?

Clever curves: how to sew a Drunkard’s Path quilt

Drunkard's Path quilt

Master curves, both big and small, with this technicolour quilt project. We’ll show you how to make the most of your free Drunkard’s Path templates… You will need Rainbow fabrics: thirteen (13) 5in squares Background fabric: one (1) fat quarter Batting: 15in square Backing fabric: one (1) fat quarter Binding fabric: one (1) fat quarter… Continue reading