Gingerbread House Quiltalong: latest news

Cute Christmas quilt blocks by Gracey Larson

We can’t put into words how happy it makes us seeing everyone’s #gingerbreadqal blocks filling up our instagram feeds! Read on for our favourite blocks so far and to find out how to get Gracie Larson’s Gingerbread House Quilt pattern to join in the fun.

Who’s your quilt crush?

British Craft Awards 2019 online square

We all have them (don’t we?). From the designers whose instagram feeds inspire us to the brands whose new collections make our hearts hop, there are certain bloggers and brands who brighten up our sewing spaces all year round. 

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Fussy cut a fairytale EPP hoop!

LPQ66 fabric hexagon hoop

We were smitten the second we first saw Lou Orth’s Princess Party hoop! With it’s hand-pieced hexies and enchanting fabrics, it will brighten up any wall. Read on to find out about the Riley Blake collection that inspired this project…

Diary in Stitches blog tour: 65 ways to stitch a little joy

Diary in Stitches Minki Kim

Public service announcement: Minki Kim’s latest book is here! Ever the ones to scoop up the latest quilty read, we couldn’t wait to get our hands on Diary in Stitches, and it certainly didn’t disappoint!

Ease into autumn: your quilters’ wallpapers for October 2018

Quilter's wallpaper October

Autumn’s upon us, and the colours are changing to match the season. Refresh your devices with Karen Lewis’ Colour Study quilt from issue 47, and make sure your tech coordinates with your fave fall shades!

Tea time: your quilters’ wallpapers for September 2018

Take a sec to give your tech a makeover… just in time for Autumn! Jo Avery’s Kitchen Charm quilt is everything we could want to lead us into the season.

Festival of Quilts: virtual tour

Alexandra Kingswell quilt

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!). We’ve included a few of our favourite quilts here for you…

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. Now you can catch Anna Maria will be sharing her quilting tips and tricks on Sewing Quarter TV this week!

Win all the stash you need to sew Flower Shop cushions

Flower Shop cushions

Get stitching Lou Orth’s plucky patchwork pentagons from issue 64 with this great giveaway! We’re giving away a bumper stash bundle to make this pair of Flower Shop cushions.

Why we’re hooked on floral prints & pentagons

patchwork pentagon cushions

When Lou Orth created our quick and cheery Flower Shop cushions for issue 64, we fell in love at first sight. We take a look at the fabrics that make this project sing…