6 of the hottest quilt trends this summer

Jo Avery Festival of Quilts

Being based in the UK, we’re lucky enough that The Festival of Quilts is just down the road for us (well, up the M5 to be precise). It’s one of the high points of the annual quilting calendar for us, and we’re at the show for all four days at the moment. While yesterday was spent busily preparing… Continue reading

Fantastic Fussy Cutting Templates

Have you seen our Fantastic Fussy Cutting booklet by Alex Luenz? It’s free with issue 38 of Love Patchwork & Quilting and Alex’s clear instructions, along with her fussy cutting guide, will have you whipping up beautiful EPP projects in no time! You can use our fabulous fussy cutting templates to make EPP templates, using the… Continue reading

Templates for issue 38

Download your templates for issue 38 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

Fabric swoon: Sew Hot charm packs

Sew Hot fabric charm packs

We are LOVING Jo Westfoot‘s Polaroid Quilt from issue 37 of the magazine, and if you fancy giving it a go, we’ve got the perfect fabric for you! The lovely ladies over at Sew Hot have hand-picked a rainbow of charm squares from their stash for you to create your own version of Jo’s design. If you’re planning on whipping… Continue reading

How to make a chevrons quilt block

How to make a quilt block chevrons

Looking for a super-satisfying project to keep your sewing machine busy this weekend? Look no further! Whip up eight half square triangles at a time for this quick-fix quilt block. In our free tutorial, we’ll talk you through how to make Lynne Goldsworthy’s Ric Rac block. This eye-catching block design is just one of over 70 blocks featured in The Ultimate Quilt… Continue reading

Pattern Correction: issue 36 Rainbow Rows

Emily Dennis ombre quilt

We’ve noticed a small error in the instructions for the Rainbow Rows quilt in issue 36. On p18, step 2, the fourth bullet point should read: “B: two (2) 2 1/2in x 6 1/2in strips;” We’re really sorry about this, we check every pattern as thoroughly as we can before we go to print, but this… Continue reading

Have you tried our new offer?

Subscribe to Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine

This month we have a special summer offer for patchwork fans here in the UK! Subscribe to Love Patchwork & Quilting today and get your first five issues for £5. That’s a huge 80% saving off the shop price – or £24.49. Just think of all the lovely fabric you could buy with the money you’ll save! And it’s not the only reason why subscribing… Continue reading

Stitchtopia! Tokyo Quilt Festival here we come

Japanese quilt

This month, we’re daydreaming of Japan! Not only are our fingers busy foundation-paper-piecing Kawaii Hexies (inspired by issue 37’s free cover book),but we’re also planning a trip to see the best of Japanese quilting, and we can’t wait! We’ve joined forces with Arena Travel to take you on a once-in-a-lifetime textile tour of Japan, led by expert Janice Gunner…. Continue reading

Issue 37 of Love Patchwork & Quilting on sale!

Issue 37 of Love Patchwork & Quilting is on sale now, along with our free picnic-inspired FPP hexie book by Susi Bellingham! Read on to see what else is in store in our al fresco issue, or and treat yourself to the new issue today! UK readers can buy it here or if you’re overseas, why wait… Continue reading

Pattern Correction: issue 36 Sew Sweet

We’ve noticed a small error in the instructions for the Small Envelope in our Sew Sweet project in issue 36. On p75, step 4, the third bullet point should read: “One (1) 10in x 1 3/4in strip for the plastic panel bottom trim.” We’re really sorry about this, we check every pattern as thoroughly as… Continue reading