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
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 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
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
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!
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
Inside every issue of Love Patchwork & Quilting, we’ve got super clever new techniques for you to try, but even the whizziest design includes many of the basics, from cutting and piecing to quilting and binding.
Just in case you’d like to have the basics with you at all times, we’ve made super handy PDFs for you to view anytime, anywhere. Why not print the Basic Techniques guide and keep it by your sewing machine? Or take your copy of the Basic Tools list shopping with you when you’re building your tool kit (it even includes a clever ‘anatomy of quilt’ diagram)?
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!
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