Take a look at the new brochure from Lewis & Irene

Lewis & Irene project

Brr! There’s a definite chill in the air as Autumn sets in and we’re busy lining up new projects to work on while the evenings draw in. After all, there’s nothing like a cosy night in with our latest quilt. And what’s the best part of starting something new? Choosing fabric, of course! We’ll be cosying… Continue reading

Bring on Autumn! EPP, fat quarters & fairytale quilts here we come

German quilt trip Marktplatz_Goslar

If it wasn’t for the fact that we love curling up for cosy Autumn nights of quilting, we’d be a bit sad that summer’s almost gone here in the UK. But there’s something about Fall that brings with it the promise of new quilting adventures. The new school term brings with it a surge in… Continue reading

Diary dates: Be inspired by the European Patchwork Meeting

Monika FLAKE, Schattenspiel quilt

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

Your free quilter’s wallpaper for September

Love Patchwork & Quilting September quilters wallpaper

It’s that time again! We’ve got a shiny new desktop wallpaper to brighten up your favourite device with a little quilty love….

Festival of Quilts 2017: 8 quilt trends you have to try!

Festival of Quilts trends Anna Galvin

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

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