Quilt school: Kaleidoscope EPP designs

Kaleidoscope EPP quilt tutorial

It was the star of the show at last week’s Quilt Market, and if you’ve fallen in love with La Passacaglia EPP quilt design, we’re here to help you get the look! It’s the perfect chance to reveal our new Quilt School blog series, where we’ll be featuring some of our favourite quilting techniques from the Love Patchwork… Continue reading

Twinkle twinkle: Christmas star quilt tutorial

How to make a Christmas star quilt detail

Give Half Square Triangles a festive twist with Susan Standen‘s Christmas star quilt tutorial. Read on for our free step-by-step guide to how to cut, piece and quilt this striking geometric quilt with a festive touch. Susan’s used aqua and teal shades as the foundation for this quilt’s frosty colour palette, adding grey accent shades and a splash of yellow to… Continue reading

Go geo with our hand-piecing patchwork templates

Free quilters templates

Woo hoo! We love it when a new issue arrives in the office, and today we get to see issue 40 for the first time since we waved it off on it’s merry way to the printers. This issue comes with a free gift that we’re really excited about – a set of super-handy templates… Continue reading

Colour Diamond quilt: free tutorial

how to quilt free diamonds quilt tutorial

Brighten up your quilting table with this free Colour Diamond project tutorial from the ever-so-talented Susan Standen! To get started, download the template here and read on for our step-by-step guide to how to make a wonderfully wonky diamonds quilt. You will need Red fabric: ¾ yd Green fabric: ¾ yd Yellow fabric: ¾ yd Purple fabric:… Continue reading

Shine Bright: Free Matching Mini Tutorial

Did you love the Shine Bright project by Karen Lewis in issue 39? As an added bonus she put together an extra tutorial to use up the colourful triangles trimmed from the quilt’s Star Point units to make the most of all that fabric goodness! Read on to learn how… You will need… Print fabric:… Continue reading

How to quilt: get started today!

how to quilt: we'll show you how

Here at Love Patchwork & Quilting, we’re on a mission to convert everyone into a quilter. Sounds ambitious? Maybe so, but we all know that playing with fabric is addictive, and the beauty of quilting is anyone can get started, even if you’re brand new to sewing. Even the whizziest quilt design includes the same basic techniques – from cutting… Continue reading

How to make an EPP star phone cosy

EPP star phone cosy

We’re loving the instagram #getyourquiltywishesgranted posts that are shining some happy patchwork rays on our Insta feed lately! We’ll be joining in and granting a few quilty wishes of our own in the coming weeks, to spread some love into the patchwork universe. Tell us your wish with the hashtag #getyourquiltywishesgranted and we’ll do our… Continue reading