5 quilt trips that top our wish list!

Tokoyo Quilt Festival: Fumiko Nakayama

Haven’t booked your 2017 holiday yet? We’re in the vacation-planning mood today! Treat yourself to a quilting-themed getaway and you can combine adventures overseas with like-minded quilt fans and a wealth of fabric fun! Here are the trips that we’re daydreaming about taking this year… There are many perks to working on a quilting magazine; let’s… Continue reading

Issue 48 of Love Patchwork & Quilting on sale today!

Issue 48 of Love Patchwork & Quilting is on sale now! 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 tablet with our digital… Continue reading

All Around Arrows: Free Quilt Planner Download

We love Julie Rutter’s lime and blue colour scheme in her All Around Arrows quilt in issue 48! If you fancy recreating it with your own prints or designing your own palette, we’ve made a handy quilt planner download for you to use. Simply print it out, label it to match your fabrics and away… Continue reading

Templates for issue 48

Download your templates for issue 48 of 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… Continue reading

Are you sewing along with #100Days100Blocks2017 on instagram?

Sarah quilt challenge

Here on the LPQ team, we’re well and truly in the block-sewing zone at the mo! Alice and Sarah are taking part in the #100Days100Blocks2017 instagram sewalong (you can see one of Sarah’s latest blocks, above). We’re loving seeing our insta-feed filling up with blocks from fellow quilters who are tackling the scrap-busting challenge. Over 500 people and counting are taking part in… Continue reading

Friday Fabric: Liberty love

Liberty Fabrics Summer 2017

Here on the Love Patchwork & Quilting team, our soft spot for Liberty prints is no secret… so we’re pretty excited to discover an online fabric stash that takes dedication to the ‘prints that pack a punch’ to the next level…

Colour therapy: Win £200 to shop the new range from Gudrun Sjödén

Gudrun Sjorden May Extra collection

Trend alert! Scandi-style fashion house Gudrun Sjödén are realising their new Magical May range today, inspired by the height of spring. Get a taste of what the May collection has to offer with our chance to win vouchers to shop the range today. With up to £200 to spend, you could treat yourself to a whole new outfit, or splash out on their seriously stylish… Continue reading

Go big with cross blocks: Liberty crosses quilt tutorial

Lynne Goldsworthy Liberty cross bock quilt

Showcase your love of Liberty prints with Lynne Goldsworthy‘s supersize cross blocks! We’ll talk you through everything you need to know to sew up your very own version of Lynne’s eye-catching design. If you enjoy sewing along with us, don’t forget to check out the rest of our free quilt patterns and follow Lynne on Instagram @lilyquilts to catch up with… Continue reading

New for May! Quilters’ desktop & mobile wallpapers

May quilters' free mobile wallpaper

Happy days! We’ve got a brand new wallpaper for you to pretty-up your screens with a splash of patchwork for the month of May. Read on to get the latest in our 2017 series of Brother desktop wallpapers* This month’s design features happy hexie kitchen quilting with a satisfying dash of English Paper Piecing. Add Kristyne Czepuryk‘s pretty patchwork… Continue reading

Issue 47 of Love Patchwork & Quilting on sale today!

Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 47 cover

Issue 47 of Love Patchwork & Quilting is on sale now! 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 tablet with our digital… Continue reading