Exciting times! Issue 76 is out today and this month we’re all about making your (quilting) life easier. Inside the issue you’ll find 17 projects to play with. Take a look at our issue preview…
From retro rainbow stripes to Susi Bellingham’s Foundation Paper Pieced fox, EPP diamonds and and solid curved units, our August issue is packed with quick quilts to sew. Order your copy here and dive into our project gallery below.
Psst! We’re especially excited about this month’s gift – we’ve teamed up with quilting superstar Karlee Porter to bring you a set of 7 exclusive stencils, featuring modern patterns to boost your quilting game. We’d love to see what you make with them so remember to tag your snaps #lovequiltingmag
- Find out how to make a mini quilt with your quilting stencils
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- Head to our Templates page to download our issue 76 patterns
Look inside issue 76
We’ve all been there, right? After months of emotionally investing in a quilt top, we finally finish it… then face the daunting prospect of doing it justice with some machine quilting. Luckily Karlee Porter’s quilting stencils will inspire you to try some new tricks! Read all about them here.
Transform simple stripes of fabric into a kaleidoscope of stars and hexagons in this easy to sew strip-pieced design.
Pair precise points with sweet ditsy prints to make a big-block triangles quilt design that comes together quickly.
Whip up a quick quilt with super-size borders featuring fresh prints with a distinctly retro sensibility.
Celebrate festival season by making a Foundation Paper Pieced friend complete with sweet felt flower garland.
Push your curved piecing skills with rainbow waves and sunny circles in a minimal, print-mixing design.
Showcase monochrome shades with strip piecing and straight line quilting for a design that sparkles.
Mix up pattern and colour with a bold block design that places our favourite prints centre stage. Nicole shares her step-by-step guide for how to make a matching cushion in our bonus blog tutorial.
English Paper Piece interlocking diamonds in succulent-inspired shades to make a stylish circular stool cushion.
Embrace curves and whip up classic Drunkard’s Path units in four solid shades to make our modern blossom design.
Give classic Bear Paw blocks a modern twist with the second design in our Medallion sew-along! Read more about our Block of the month series here.