Supernova cushions! How to sew the rectangular cushion

How to sew a rectangle super nova cushion

Hooray here comes the second in our series of 60-degree triangle patchwork cushion tutorials by the ever-so-clever Jemima Flendt. This is the second in our set of three Supernova tutorials… read on for how to sew-up the rectangle cushion of the trio. You can find the small Super Nova cushions to match here on the blog and we’ll be posting the large hexagon… Continue reading

Missed out on our Aurifil threads? They’re back!

Subscribe Aurifil threads

We were so excited to announce our collaboration with our friends over at Aurifil earlier this year, and our curated thread collection went down a storm. So much so that we’re bringing them back! We’ve hand-picked this colour-popping range of 50wt Aurifil top threads to help you sew a rainbow. We hope you enjoy sewing with them as much as we… Continue reading

Super Nova! Small patchwork cushion tutorial

Super Nova small patchwork cushion

Mix and match 60-degree triangles to make a trio of colourful cushions by Jemima Flendt. This is the first of three tutorials where we’ll show you how to sew a patchwork cushion in three ways. We’ll talk you through how to piece and sew a trio of on-trend geometric cushions (pictured below). Let’s get started with the small (16in) cushion of the set. We’ll post… Continue reading

Take our Stashbuster Challenge! #worldcraftweek

LPQ Stashbuster challenge

We’re so excited about the start of World Craft Week this week! The event sees a global celebration of crafting and the reasons we love it (not that we need an excuse to share our latest quilt project). We wanted to find a way to give the week’s festivities a quilty twist, so we’ve come up with… Continue reading

Win a Prinfab fabric bundle! (16 Fat Quarters to giveaway)

Win fat quarters of Prinfab fabric!

Us quilters are totally obsessed with fabric! If you’re anything like Team LP&Q, you spend your days trawling Instagram, looking for new prints that you ‘need’ for your next project. Prinfab have revolutionised our fabric finding with their bespoke prints. They turn patterns from some of the best Etsy designers into the fabric of your choice… Continue reading

Give your device a quilty makeover! Download your April wallpaper today

April wallpaper

Hooray! We’ve got a brand new addition to our 2017 series of quilters’  desktop wallpapers) for you. Treat your phone, tablet or laptop to this colour-me-happy cross block quilt by Caroline Hulse! It’s the star of our free April quilter’s wallpaper (and one of our favourite ever quilts from our recent issues, created for Art Gallery Fabrics). Read on to download… Continue reading

What a hoot! How to sew owl softies

how to sew owl toys

We’re all of a twitter with Jo Carter’s pocket owl softies! If you caught them on Sewing Quarter this morning, read on for our step-by-step guide for how to sew owl softies and download our owl shape templates to make your own. You will need… Download our owl templates here Fabric A: 14in square, for body Fabric… Continue reading

Save 40% on your favourite quilt magazine!

Quilting magazine subscription

Keep up-to-date with all the latest trends in the world of modern quilting and subscribe to Love Patchwork & Quilting today! This month, UK quilters can take advantage of our amazing subscription offer: save 40% on the shop price with FREE cover gift and FREE delivery to your door. Every issue we bring you exciting projects,… Continue reading

Insta inspires! Take the #2017sewingbookchallenge

My Happy Haven

If you’re anything like us, you have a whole bookshelf of brilliant books full of must-make patterns for your future patchwork adventures. But (if your schedule is shaping up like ours), finding the time and motivation to make them isn’t always easy! Luckily, Instagram is here to help. Instagrammers everywhere are delving through their stacks of books to take… Continue reading

Free desktop wallpapers: Get your quilter’s wallpapers for March

Quilters wallpaper March

Hooray! It’s that time of the month where we reveal our brand new quilter’s wallpaper to bring a pop of patchwork joy to your favourite device! Download your free desktop wallpapers for March (from our 2017 series of quilters’  desktop wallpapers) below. This month we’ve picked a rainbow-bright quilt for you, filled with happy-making Flying Geese to inspire you… Continue reading