Fabric crush: Art Gallery Fabrics Capsules collection

Art Gallery Fabrics Capsules Letters fabric

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

Happy days! Anna Maria Horner is coming to town

Anna Maria Horner

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…

Trend Alert: oh how we love watermelon quilts

Watermelon fabric

It’s the summer 2017 trend that just keeps giving – we’re overjoyed (yes, we do get this excited about quilts) to see the quilting world awash with watermelons this summer. Here’s a few of our faves…

Make a splash! Your August wallpapers are here

Quilters wallpaper for August ipad

Give your favourite device a beachy makeover of the quilted variety with our latest quilters’ wallpaper! We’ve added this nautical but nice quilted waves quilt to our series of  free wallpapers…

Friday Fabric: Michael Miller Cotton Couture

Love Patchwork & Quilting bias curve quilt

We’re loving the solids fabric trend! We got to have fun with appliqué this month and get clever with pieced strips to make this colour pop mini with cool curved style. You can find our mini quilt in issue 50 – it’s the perfect way to try some improv design and practise your curved piecing skills. Along the way we’ve become smitten with the solid… Continue reading

Diary dates: get your quilt on, South West style

Jo Avery Feather Quilt detail

A quilt show is coming to town, and we’re just a bit excited! Here on the Love Patchwork & Quilting team, we spend hours pouring over Pinterest and Instagram, but nothing quite beats seeing a load of quilts up close. Lucky for us, in a few weeks we’ll be doing that right here in Bristol…

Add colour to your every day: from your quilts to your homewares

Gudrun 'Juliana' ceramic plate

The ethos between designing beautiful homewares and beautiful quilts have a lot in common. “A joyful home should inspire and invigorate” is the idea behind Gudrun Sjöden’s home range of textiles, ceramics and glass pieces. We feel much the same about the sunny quilt designs inside our 50th issue. “I aspire for my home range to… Continue reading

Sew along with us! Join the #lpq32blocksSAL

32 Modern Quilt Blocks Love Patchwork & Quilting

Our 50th issue hits the shops today, and we couldn’t let our birthday pass without throwing a bit of a party to celebrate, so we’re planning a sewalong over on Instagram. Come and join us… it’s going to be so much fun!

We’re going to be on TV! Join us to celebrate 50 issues

Lucy Brennan project

Get your birthday hats and party poppers at the ready! Next week we’re celebrating our 50th issue. Where’s the time gone? We’re taking over Sewing Quarter TV next Wednesday to celebrate, and we’re planning a whole morning of patchwork programmes, featuring beautiful projects plus tips and tricks for your quilting. Plus we’ll be hosting an insta sewalong too – with some… Continue reading

Pattern Correction: 32 Modern Quilt Blocks

Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 50 quilt blocks

We’ve noticed a couple of errors in our upcoming 32 Modern Quilt Blocks booklet. We’re really sorry about this – we check every pattern as thoroughly as we can before we go to print, but this time some errors have slipped through the net! We’ve updated the digital edition to reflect these amends but if you… Continue reading