We love being part of the worldwide quilting movement! Seeing what our fellow quilters are up to in other countries, and sharing ideas with them always makes us feel like we’re part of an extended patchwork family. So we’re excited to hear about the 23rd European Patchwork Meeting that’s taking place in France later this… Continue reading
It’s that time again! We’ve got a shiny new desktop wallpaper to brighten up your favourite device with a little quilty love….
We’re a bit smitten with our office stash of Here Comes the Fun fabric by Art Gallery Fabrics. Ever since we featured them in our sunny cover quilt in issue 50, they’ve been brightening up the LPQ fabric stash (not that it was dull to begin with!). Filled with happy-making murals and vibrant colors, these eye-catching prints with… Continue reading
In case you haven’t got your hands on a copy yet, issue 51 comes with a selection of three really handy tools designed to help you achieve perfect even seam allowances and straight lines on your quilting. Each magazine comes with a Quarter inch seam marker, Seam gauge and Quilting tape. Not sure how to use these… Continue reading
Did you make it to this summer’s Festival of Quilts here in the UK? We were lucky enough to spend a few days at the show (the quilts! the fabrics! our extended quilting family!), but if you couldn’t make it then check out our round-up of some of our highlights of the emerging quilt trends to watch… Continue reading
Get ready for a fresh burst of quilty goodness! Issue 51 of Love Patchwork & Quilting hits the shops tomorrow (16th August) and we’re just a *bit* excited to share with you a few of the things we’ve got lined up for our new issue… and yes, that IS an FPP apple on the cover!
Let’s start the week with a treat! Read on to find out how to sew the last in our four-part series of bonus blocks for our Modern Quilt Blocks sewalong. We’ve got together with the lovely folk over at Art Gallery Fabrics to bring you our 32 Modern Quilt Blocks book with issue 50. Scroll down to find the fourth block… Continue reading
We’ve loved working with Art Gallery Fabrics on our 50th issue (check out our #lpq32blocksSAL over on instagram), and along the way we’ve fallen in love with their new Capsules collection. They’ve captured some of our favourite trends in the quilting world this season, from typography to low vol prints and bold geometrics.We’re especially smitten with three of the new ranges… Letters, Lower… Continue reading
Hooray it’s Monday…. which an only mean one thing! It’s time to post the next in our series of bonus blocks for our Modern Quilt Blocks sewalong. In case you missed the back story bit, we’ve got together with the lovely folk over at Art Gallery Fabrics to bring you our 32 Modern Quilt Blocks book with issue… Continue reading
One of our biggest quilt crushes is here in the UK and we’re just a *bit* excited! Anna Maria Horner always inspires us to push our quilting to the next level, and she’ll be sharing her quilting tips and tricks on Sewing Quarter TV this week…