Free project! Christmas stockings by Lucy Brennan

Patchwork stockings by Lucy Brennan

Put a handmade touch to your Christmas morning with Lucy Brennan’s stylish patchwork stockings! Read on for our step-by-step guide to get you in the mood for Christmas.

Free project! Fabric wreath by Samantha Claridge

Add some handmade cheer to your door with Samantha Claridge’s fabric wreath project! Read on for our step-by-step guide to get you in the mood for Christmas.

Free project! ‘Monsoon Season’ cushion by Nicole Calver

Nicole Calver Modern Patchwork Cushion

Brighten up your sofa with Nicole Calver’s quick-sew cushion project! Read on for our step-by-step guide with extra jungle vibes.

Free Hexagon Templates PDF download + Hexagon Quilt ideas

Free hexagon pdf download

With hexies being the buzz word in quilting, we thought you’d like a few FREE templates! In FIVE different sizes, you just download, print, snip and sew. Look out for lots of hexagon love in the mag, and here on the blog!

Free Palm Tree Foundation Paper Piecing Pattern

Palm Tree Foundation paper piecing pattern

Get set for some totally tropical piecing! All you need is a few scraps of your favourite solids and our free pattern to whip up your very own palm tree quilt block…

Free pentagon template

patchwork pentagon cushions

When Lou Orth created our quick and cheery Flower Shop cushions for issue 64, we fell in love at first sight. If you want to try English Paper Piecing pentagons like Lou, our free template will help you!

How to make bunting with a geo twist

Bring traditional bunting bang up to date with these geo flags by Clare Youngs. This geo bunting is bright, fun and the perfect summer scrap-busting project to use up even the teeniest of fabric off-cuts that you just can’t bear to throw away in case you need them ‘one day’. We’ll show you everything you… Continue reading

Farmers Market sewalong: bonus project! FPP fish pattern

Farmers Market Fish block by Susi Bellingham

Have you been taking part in our Farmers Market Block of the Month Sewalong? The adorable foundation paper pieced (FPP) patterns by Susi Bellingham kicked off in issue 52, with a new row added every issue. If you can’t get enough, why not try your hand at these FPP fish? You will need Makes two blocks… Continue reading

Quilty Advent Calendar: 24 free Christmas sewing projects

Love Patchwork & Quilting advent calendar

It’s the holiday season so we’re launching this Quilty Advent Calendar to celebrate. We’ll be posting a new project, giveaway or template here every day in the countdown to Christmas Day. Let’s begin!

Bzzzzz hello little bees! Sew a happy hive with our FPP freebie

Free Beehive French Paper Piecing project

Happy days! We’ve got a free foundation piecing project to brighten up the wintriest of weeks! Sign up to our newsletter today and create a buzz with this super-cute mini hoop design! This pretty hoop Foundation Paper Piecing (FPP) project, designed by Susi Bellingham, comes with the templates you’ll need and full instructions. So what are you… Continue reading