How to make a chevrons quilt block

How to make a quilt block chevrons

Looking for a super-satisfying project to keep your sewing machine busy this weekend? Look no further! Whip up eight half square triangles at a time for this quick-fix quilt block. In our free tutorial, we’ll talk you through how to make Lynne Goldsworthy’s Ric Rac block. This eye-catching block design is just one of over 70 blocks featured in The Ultimate Quilt… Continue reading

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

Templates for Sunshine Stitches in issue 36

If you’d like to download templates for the Sunshine Stitches project featured in 36, you can do so here!   The templates for this fun font project are full-size, so all you need to do is print and cut. Don’t forget that you can also make your own templates with this project – see the… Continue reading

Templates for issue 36

Download your templates for issue 36 of Love Patchwork & Quilting here! Downloading your templates is handy if you don’t want to damage your magazine, or if we couldn’t fit a template on the magazine page at 100% size. It’s also super-useful if you’re a digital subscriber! Whether you use Apple Newsstand, Zinio or Google… Continue reading

Penny Party: Free Download

If you loved Angela Lee’s Penny Party purse in issue 33, you’re in for a treat – we have an even more adorable mini version available as a free download! The purse is great for using up scraps of pretty fabric and lets you try out both appliqué and embroidery. Get making today – just… Continue reading

#Make2Share Challenge

Have you heard of the Make2Share Challenge? It’s all about crafting for friends and here at LP&Q, we can’t think of a better excuse to get making!   You can read the official rules on the Make2Share website, but the basic idea is: Pick two friends Copy and paste the Make2share Challenge below on social media Make something… Continue reading

FREE with issue 31!

Free with this month’s issue of Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine is our 2-in-1 binding tool gift – get perfect mitred corners every time! Our Technical Editor Sarah has popped together a quick how-to guide to help you on your way: STEP 1: Attach your binding, leaving 8in tails at each end and a 12 1/2in gap… Continue reading

FREE with issue 24!

Mix + Match EPP Gifts FREE with Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 24

Free with this month’s issue of Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine is Mix + Match EPP Gifts – a project booklet bursting with fresh stitching ideas! Super-star designer Ali Burdon has created a set of projects that are ideal if you’re looking for a quick outfit update, or for handstitched accessories to freshen up your… Continue reading

FREE! Pretty Pastels cushion pattern

Sweet Pastels quilt by Angie Wilson for Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 22

Love our cover quilt this issue? Try these oh-so cute cushions by Angie Wilson! It’s super easy to give your sofa a sweet makeover with our all-sorts inspired cushions. Here we go… PILLOW YOU WILL NEED Pastel fabric three (3) 8in squares Dark fabric one (1) fat eighth Background fabric 15in x 26in Muslin (US)… Continue reading

FREE Block patterns!

Block Book by Susan Standen for Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 21

Inside issue 21 you’ll find Susan Standen’s Block Book project, which is the perfect storage solution for you WIP quilt blocks. Our clever tech editor Sarah made up a selection of blocks (pictured in the mag) and we thought we’d share these three FREE block patterns with you! Download your FREE pattern now!   PS… Continue reading