We’re loving the solids fabric trend! We got to have fun with appliqué this month and get clever with pieced strips to make this colour pop mini with cool curved style. You can find our mini quilt in issue 50 – it’s the perfect way to try some improv design and practise your curved piecing skills. Along the way we’ve become smitten with the solid… Continue reading
A quilt show is coming to town, and we’re just a bit excited! Here on the Love Patchwork & Quilting team, we spend hours pouring over Pinterest and Instagram, but nothing quite beats seeing a load of quilts up close. Lucky for us, in a few weeks we’ll be doing that right here in Bristol…
Oh happy days! Our 50th issue is out now and (in case you missed it) and we’re just a bit excited about this month’s free cover gift. We’ve got together with the lovely folk over at Art Gallery Fabrics to bring you our 32 Modern Quilt Blocks book. As a special bonus for our blog readers, we’ll… Continue reading
Pssst! We’ve been working on a special project for a few months now and it’s finally time to reveal it to the world. Our Classic Quilting special bookazine is out in shops here in the UK later this week. Scroll down to download the free templates for the projects inside…
The ethos between designing beautiful homewares and beautiful quilts have a lot in common. “A joyful home should inspire and invigorate” is the idea behind Gudrun Sjöden’s home range of textiles, ceramics and glass pieces. We feel much the same about the sunny quilt designs inside our 50th issue. “I aspire for my home range to… Continue reading
Our 50th issue hits the shops today, and we couldn’t let our birthday pass without throwing a bit of a party to celebrate, so we’re planning a sewalong over on Instagram. Come and join us… it’s going to be so much fun!
Anna Galvin’s Ochre and Ink quilt in issue 50 is perfect for showing off prints from your favourite collection. She used fabrics from the Observer collection by April Rhodes, but if you’d like to mix and match fabrics from your own stash, we’ve made a handy quilt planner download to help you decide which prints will work together best.
We love Jo Avery’s Tropical Crush pattern – the colours are perfect for summer! We’re planning on making a cute coordinating pair, so we have a second appliqué template for you to download for free – find it here. Which one is your fave? We can’t decide!
Issue 50 of Love Patchwork & Quilting is on sale tomorrow (Wednesday 19th July)! Read on to see what’s in store in our latest issue, or treat yourself to your own copy today – UK readers can buy it here or, if you’re overseas, why wait for the mag to arrive in the post? Get it instantly to your phone or… Continue reading
Download your templates for issue 50of Love Patchwork & Quilting here! Downloading your templates is handy if you don’t want to damage your magazine, or if we couldn’t fit a template on the magazine page at 100% size. It’s also super-useful if you’re a digital subscriber! Whether you use Apple Newsstand, Zinio or Google Play, this is the easiest way to… Continue reading