Make a Mother’s Day Card

mother's day card by Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine

Make Mother’s Day special with our cute hexagon greetings card! It’s super easy to make from fabric scraps and a small folded card. So here we go… YOU WILL NEED Eight 1.5in (4cm) squares of coordinating fabrics Eight 1in (2.5cm) card hexagons, cut using this template (download here) One 3.5in (9cm) square of fabric, for background… Continue reading

WIN a Janome sewing machine!

Janome sewing machine

If you’d like to win a Janome sewing machine, then you’re in luck! Janome have kindly given us one brand spanking new Janome 525S to give away, which happens to be exactly the model used by the contestants on the current BBC2 series of The Great British Sewing Bee. Seriously, those machines need to be the… Continue reading

On sale now – issue 6!

On sale now! Issue 7 of Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine

Issue 6  kicks off with Jo Avery’s stunning Cathedral Window’s quilt, and there’s even an in-depth tutorial showing how to sew Cathedral Windows – perfect! The talented Laura Potts of Dimple Stitch brings feminine flair to a pretty petals cushion (perfect if you’re already looking forward to Spring) while the rest of the issue is packed with projects… Continue reading

Look inside issue 6!

Love Patchwork & Quilting Issue 6 cover

Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 6 goes on sale 5th March! We’re so excited about this new issue, so here’s a sneak peek to whet your appetite… Don’t forget that by subscribing you get Love Patchwork & Quilting delivered straight to your door AND save money on the cover price – win win! So grab your copy of issue 6 either… Continue reading

Templates for issue 6

Dresden Hoop by Laura Jane Taylor from Love Patchwork & Quilting Issue 6

Download your templates for Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 6 here.   This is  handy if you don’t want to damage your magazine, or if we couldn’t fit a template on the magazine page at 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… Continue reading

Block of the Month quilt issue 6

Block of the Month Remix, Issue 6, Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine

Issue 6 was even more jam packed than usual!  So we decided to give Lynne Goldsworthy’s instructions for turning her Block of the Month remix into a quilt to you as a download right here on the blog. The BOM itself is stunning, and if you fancy having a go yourself, you can buy issue… Continue reading

Applique heart project

Applique Heart hanging decoration detail crop

Didn’t have quite have the Valentine’s Day your were hoping for? Then feast your eyes on this gorgeous applique heart project by Elizabeth Betts, owner of the gorgeous quilting shop Quilty Pleasures in Brighton. This is the perfect project to inject some love into your home. Elizabeth even designed her own stylish applique hearts card… Continue reading

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Heart pins pinwheel

Happy Valentine’s Day quilters! Today we’re celebrating our love of patchwork and quilting by reminding you that issue 3 of Love Patchwork & Quilting comes with this sweet FREE pinwheel of 30 mint and coral heart topped pins! Perfect for adding a touch of love to your projects! You can  buy Love Patchwork & Quilting Issue 3… Continue reading

A Valentine’s Rose – just so romantic!

Valentine Rose by Tanya Whelan

The look of love is in your… fabric! Treat yourself or someone special to a bunch of Valentine Rose fabric from Tanya Whelan! We jut adore this romantic collection that still satisfies our modern tastes with clean lines and bold colours. Even if hearts and roses aren’t normally your bag, it’s hard to resist getting… Continue reading

How to make a fabric heart

Love Fabric Featured

Handmade gifts are such a lovely idea for Valentine’s Day, so we want to show you how to make a fabric heart. Add a chic edge to your creation using Liberty Lifestyle fabric as Needles&Lemons’ Judith Dahmen has done here with scraps from Liberty’s Stile and Bloomsbury collections. However you can use any fabric from… Continue reading