Quilt school: how to bind a quilt with double fold binding

Quilt school: double fold binding

For the neatest of finishes on your patchwork projects, it has to be a double-fold binding. If you’ve never tried this method before, we’ll show you just how to sew binding on a quilt, with step-by-step projects and a starter placemat and coasters project to get you practising your new skills! Let’s begin… The instructions… Continue reading

Subscribe & get a sewing machine

John Lewis sewing machine

Oh hello! How do you fancy this snazzy piece of kit, prettying up your sewing space? This John Lewis sewing machine is our gift for new UK subscribers this month (and the last time we featured it, it sold out in a flash!). 

Born in the USA: quilting stores round-up

1 Bloomerie Fabric

We love that Love Patchwork and Quilting is enjoyed all over the world! Take a look at these incredible USA stores and see if you can’t find that next fabric to fill up your stash.

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.

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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