Quilty Advent Calendar: Day 19 FPP bauble

Day 19 Bauble FPP tag 2 square

With Christmas just a few days away, the odds are you’ve already decked your halls, so why not treat yourself to a night in with this quick-stitch project for day 19 of our Quilty Advent Calendar series? Read on to download our free foundation paper piecing bauble template. 

Quilty Advent Calendar: Day 18 Embroider a wreath hexie

Advent calendar wreath hexie

We’re in the final countdown week to the big day and today we’re bringing you the next pattern in Mollie Johanson‘s series of sweet embroidered hexie ornaments. Today’s motif is a wreath – because what Quilty Advent Calendar would be complete without one?

Quilty Advent Calendar: Day 17 fabric giveaway **closed

Quilty Advent day 17 SQ square

We’re coming up to the last week of our Quilty Advent Calendar, and behind today’s door we’re bringing you… free fabric! Our friends over at Sewing Quarter are giving away five bundles of Sew Easy Floral & Dots fabric to boost your 2018 stash.

Quilty Advent Calendar: Day 16 Sew a Santa ornament

Easy sew santa tree decoration

Ho ho ho! Welcome to the latest post of our Quilty Advent Calendar. Today we’ve got together with Pen + Paper Patterns to bring you a fun freebie: read on to find out how to whip  up this easy-sew Father Christmas ornament.

Quilty Advent Calendar: Day 15 Suzy Quilts table runner

Suzy Quilts handmade quilted table runner

For today’s Quilty Advent Calendar post, we’re turning our attention to our festive tables, and giving them a home-spun makeover. If you’re in need of some sewing therapy after the chaos of Christmas shopping, this table runner tutorial from Suzy Quilts is just what you need!

Quilty Advent Calendar: Day 14 Snowflake EPP

Snowflake cushion square

English Paper Piecing is one of our favourite techniques this time of year. Just add a sofa, our favourite lap quilt and a roaring fire and we’re in patchwork heaven. Curl up and sew this sweet hexies snowflake by Fiona Leontis. It was first featured in issue 14. We’re sharing one of our favourite tutorials from our… Continue reading

Quilty Advent Calendar: Day 13 Christmas tree FPP

Day 13 FPP Christmas tree square

Oh Christmas tree! Reach for your fabric scraps and piece a dinky patchwork tree with the latest festive FPP in our Quilty Advent Calendar series…

Quilty Advent Calendar: Day 12 Snowflake hexie

Embroidered snowflake DIY decorations

Oh hello little snowflake! We’ve had a cold snap here in the UK, so we’re in the mood for a snow-themed freebie for today’s Quilty Advent Calendar post! Embroider this sweet hexie decoration by Mollie Johanson with our free template and tutorial.

Quilty Advent Calendar: Day 11 Candy cane FPP template

Foundation Paper Piecing candy cane square

Are you feeling festive yet? Sew up super sweet candy canes with our free foundation paper piecing (FPP) template! It’s our gift to you for day 11 of our Quilty Advent Calendar series.

Quilty advent calendar: Day 10 Glitter pouch giveaway **closed

Day 10 Glitter pouch

We’re adding some sparkle to the advent festivities today thanks to Laura Cunningham! For day 10 of the Quilty Advent calendar, Laura is giving away this vinyl glitter zip pouch complete with cute reindeer motifs.