We all have our favourite tones when we play with patchwork, but isn’t it a joy when we discover new palettes too? We’ve filled our new issue with 21 bright designs to inspire your colour choices!
Inside this issue we’ll show you how to mix ripples of candy tones with Joanna Marsh’s Sunset Strips quilt, get you hooked on mustard tones with Kristina Hopkins’ Double Wedding Rings and chat to Kate Basti as she ponders the lure of her latest fabric pull versus her unfinished WIPs!
Take a look at our quilt gallery of what to find inside the issue below or treat yourself to your own copy… UK readers can buy it here.
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Sunset Strips: Mix candy colours and Courthouse Steps in Joanna Marsh’s super-sized block design that creates a ripple of print and texture.
Tie the Knot: Set some time aside to perfect your curved piecing with Kristina Hopkins’ modern, minimal interpretation of the Double Wedding Ring.
Walk in the Park: Add a splash of whimsy to a child’s bedroom with charming ditsy prints and Mini Kim’s bold quilt design to show them off.
Take Flight: Erin Kroeker shows you how to sew a modern and minimal quilt with a unique artisan feel using basic strips and clever Corner-square Triangle placement.
Starseeker: Hot pink, lime green and cool blues sing against a bright white background in Emily Dennis’ modern take on classic blocks.
Make it Mini: Adorn your walls with Lorna Slessor’s modern framed blocks – they’re are as fun as they’re fast to stitch!
Digital Wave: Put a 21st Century spin on the traditional Bear Paw block with a new-age colour palette and a pixelated twist, designed by Stefanie Satterwhite.
Cork & Cotton: Add some hexie love to your couch with Jessica Entwistle’s unique floral cushion that’s on top of the home décor trends.
Ditsy Pop: Play with prints in a quick-sew chevron cushion pair. Kristina Brinkerhoff’s designs will add a splash of fun to any chair.
Block of the month: Sew along with Karen Lewis’ Courthouse Steps series. This month she’s bringing us this Spinning Circle design.
Shake up your shades and get your modern quilt fix with issue 73 of Love Patchwork & Quilting! UK readers can buy it here or if you’re overseas, check out our Digital issues for Google Play, Apple Newsstand and Zinio, for instant access without the wait