We have another essential guide in our Quilt School series – in this step-by-step tutorial our technical expert Sarah Griffiths shows you how to tackle Y-seams on your sewing machine by piecing hexagons. It’s a technique that works with other shapes too, and below you’ll also find instructions for our free mini quilt project, using your… Continue reading
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Now summer’s here, oh how we love a spot of English Paper Piecing! Our step-by-step gadget case tutorial, including free hexagon template download, is the perfect patchwork project to take out and about. It’s a great way to show off all those lovely fabric scraps in your stash, and with Father’s Day around the corner,… Continue reading
Love the look of the pincushion jars in the latest digital issue of Love Patchwork & Quilting? Then download your free hexagon templates for issue 16 digital readers! Simply print at 100% size, cut out as many as you need, then get paper piecing.
It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas with issue 14, on sale 15th October. To get you in the mood, please enjoy this FREE download – Hexagon Snowflakes Cushion. Inside issue 14 you’ll find this ice cool snowball cushion by Fiona Leontis, made entirely of hexies. But if you’d rather start with a single snowflake, Fiona has… Continue reading
Get a FREE hexagon project by Flossie Teacakes, ready to download now!!! Have you seen Issue 9 of Love Patchwork & Quilting yet? Featuring the most luscious hexagon quilt and cushion design by hexie expert (hexpert?!) Florence Knapp aka Flossie Teacakes, Issue 9 is a veritable paper piecing party! Florence created her designs to accompany the… Continue reading
Issue 9, on sale 28th May, comes with a bundle of 150 FREE hexagon templates – pre-cut – just for our lovely readers (you’re welcome!). You can use the templates for your own designs, or to create the gorgeous quilt and cushion here designed by Florence Knapp of Flossie Teacakes, especially to accompany the gift!… Continue reading
Learning how to make hexagons for quilts, or any other project, has to be one of the most relaxing, addictive and satisfying sewing skills known to man!
This cute little project from Issue 5 of Love Patchwork & Quilting (on sale 5th February) is the perfect introduction to them. We also have some hexagon templates for you to download and print out for FREE!. The template for the Issue 5 needlecase project shown can be downloaded here.
If you don’t already know how to make hexagons, follow these easy steps…
With hexies being the buzz word in quilting, we thought you’d like a few FREE templates! In FIVE different sizes, you just download, print, snip and sew. Look out for lots of hexagon love in the mag, and here on the blog!
Need a fast finish? In this new addition to our Quilt School series, our Technical Editor Sarah Griffiths takes you through the basics of tying a quilt, plus some tips on how to pep up this traditional technique…