FREE Hexagon project by Flossie Teacakes!

Hexagon flowers by Florence Knapp for Love Patchwork & Quilting

Get a FREE hexagon project by Flossie Teacakes, ready to download now!!! Have you seen Issue 9 of Love Patchwork & Quilting yet? Featuring the most luscious hexagon quilt and cushion design by hexie expert (hexpert?!) Florence Knapp aka Flossie Teacakes, Issue 9 is a veritable paper piecing party! Florence created her designs to accompany the… Continue reading

FREE hexagon templates to download for issue 9

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Issue 9, on sale 28th May, comes with a bundle of 150 FREE hexagon templates – pre-cut – just for our lovely readers (you’re welcome!). You can use the templates for your own designs, or to create the gorgeous quilt and cushion here designed by Florence Knapp of Flossie Teacakes, especially to accompany the gift!… Continue reading

Make a Mother’s Day Card

mother's day card by Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine

Make Mother’s Day special with our cute hexagon greetings card! It’s super easy to make from fabric scraps and a small folded card. So here we go… YOU WILL NEED Eight 1.5in (4cm) squares of coordinating fabrics Eight 1in (2.5cm) card hexagons, cut using this template (download here) One 3.5in (9cm) square of fabric, for background… Continue reading

How to make a fabric heart

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Handmade gifts are such a lovely idea for Valentine’s Day, so we want to show you how to make a fabric heart. Add a chic edge to your creation using Liberty Lifestyle fabric as Needles&Lemons’ Judith Dahmen has done here with scraps from Liberty’s Stile and Bloomsbury collections. However you can use any fabric from… Continue reading

Amy Butler Hapi – FREE block pattern!

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We’ve got a FREE block pattern on the blog for you today – a four-way log cabin made in the prettiest pink with just a touch of Hapi – Amy Butler’s Hapi fabric in Tapestry Rose, that is!

How to make hexagons for quilts

How to make hexagons needlecase

Learning how to make hexagons for quilts, or any other project,  has to be one of the most relaxing, addictive and satisfying sewing skills known to man!

This cute little project from Issue 5 of Love Patchwork & Quilting (on sale 5th February) is the perfect introduction to them. We also have some hexagon templates for you to download and print out for FREE!.  The template for the Issue 5 needlecase project shown can be downloaded here.

If you don’t already know how to make hexagons, follow these easy steps…

FREE Amy Butler block design book

Amy Butler Hapi Block Book

Issue 4, on sale now, comes with a FREE Amy Butler block design book produced using Amy Butler’s new fabric collection, Hapi! Produced in collaboration with Amy Butler, the 20 must-sew block designs are all made using Amy’s fabulous new fabric collection Hapi. Whether you use Hapi, or other fabric (we know your stash is probably bursting!)… Continue reading

FREE Hexagon template pdf download

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 Scallops Template Download

Save and print your FREE scallops template download to create amazing quilts! If you’re looking for inspiration for how to use you free scallops template download, check out issue 4 of Love Patchwork & Quilting for Jo Avery’s gorgeous scallops cushion.   We also have a real treat for scallop lovers coming up in issue 14,… Continue reading

FREE Colourwheel download

FREE colourwheel printable download

Get your FREE Colourwheel download here right now! All you need are scissors, a split pin (brad) and a printer. Simply print out the download on to paper, and follow the instructions next to the wheel. <<< CLICK HERE FOR YOUR FREE COLOURWHEEL DOWNLOAD>>> How to use your quilters’ colourwheel: > PLACE the wheel right… Continue reading