Issue 8 on sale now!
Welcome to Springtime and to issue 7, filled with projects, features and inspiration to put a skip in your step and into your sewing! This month, Editor Jenny has been loving brights even more that usual, as sunlight changes the way we look at our fabric, revealing its true colours and letting us revel in the most beautiful shades in our stash.
All the instructions and templates you need are inside the magazine – you can also download the templates here.
Your free gift with issue 8 – a full size bright coral tape measure in a cute tin that’s perfect for your sewing kit. Looks good AND gets the job done – isn’t that what we all want?
Our FREE gift this month with the print edition is a full size (60in / 150cm) tape measure in a printed tin. As well as the groovy chevron pattern on the tin lid, we also wanted to remind ourselves of one of the best bits of sewing advice EVER:
Now have a look at just some of the fab makes inside issue 8…
Camille Roskelley’s quilt makes us giddy with joy – designed just for LP&Q readers, it’s the perfect way to add some spring prettiness to your home!
If just want to add a pop of colour, try Camille Roskelley’s gorgeous mini-quilt – oh how sweet!
Add Spring zing to your home with Maureen Cracknell’s fruity cushions! We adore the optical illusion created – curves from straight lines – so clever.
Lisa Lam’s easy peasy purse has been given a patchwork twist by the LP&Q team – we couldn’t resist a splash of teal (any excuse to dig out a favourite springtime nail polish – Mint Candy Apple by Essie!)
- Flying the flag for quilting is Lynne Goldsworthy and her extraordinary Union Jack quilt and cushion set. We love it!
Our softies expert Jo Carter has done it again with her adorable sausage dog pattern – we think it might be puppy love…
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- We hope you find lots to put your stash through its paces this month – enjoy this and so much more inside issue 8!