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.

Go bananas for llamas!

Sew your own llama softies

What’s that? You haven’t got your hands on a copy of issue 64 yet? Our summer issue includes step-by-step instructions for how to sew Lucy Ward’s Llama Love softies, topped off with colourful trims and tassels. It’s got us thinking about how to add a bit of llama drama to our sewing rooms…

Sweet treats: your quilters’ wallpapers for August 2018

Refresh your gadgets with something super-sweet, thanks to our free wallpapers for August! Lindsey Neill’s adorable Sweet Pastels quilt is the perfect summer pick-me-up.

Why we’re counting down to the European Patchwork Meeting {sponsored}

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We’re looking forward to a busy couple of months here on team LPQ. What with our summer sewing projects (we’re loving the out-and-about EPP!) and finishing off multiple quilts here on the team, we’re also excited about the European Patchwork Meeting returning to France in September. The event is a much-loved highpoint in the European quilting calendar…. Continue reading

Sun-soaked shades: your quilters’ wallpapers for July 2018

Get your tech as set for summer as you are with our free wallpapers for July! Karen Lewis’ ombre effect Peach and Umber quilt is just the thing to brighten up your screen, whatever the weather.

Candy colours: your quilters’ wallpapers for June 2018

Sorbet Shades by Joanna Marsh

Give your phone, tablet or computer a summer twist with our free wallpaper this month! Joanna Marsh’s sunny Sorbet Shades quilt is the perfect pic to sail you into summer.

Contemporary curves: your quilters’ wallpapers for May 2018

Curve Appeal by Louisa Goult May Wallpaper

Update your phone, tablet or computer with contemporary curves, with our free wallpaper this month. Louisa Goult’s clever Curve Appeal design is the ideal eye-catcher!

Make It Mini: Sew for World Craft Week

It’s our favourite week of the year… World Craft Week! This year’s event is teaming up with Bliss – the charity that supports families of premature or ill babies, so it’s a great chance to craft for a good cause and share your love of quilting too. To celebrate the week, we’re launching a #makeitmini challenge! We’re downsizing our favourite… Continue reading

Be bold: your quilters’ wallpapers for April 2018

Tonal Trees by Lindsey Neill LPQ46

Give your phone, tablet or computer a bold new look with a brand new fresh and colourful wallpaper! Lindsey Neill’s modern Tonal Trees design is the perfect pick-me-up!