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Cute Christmas quilt blocks by Gracey Larson

We’re so excited to share with you some big news for October! We’re throwing a Christmas quiltalong – get ready to join us for some super-cute Christmas sewing. 

Quilty Advent Calendar: Day 24 stocking FPP template

Day 24 stocking FPP square

It’s the final day in our advent calendar – tomorrow we won’t be posting as we’ll be at home with our families, curled up under a quilt opening presents and eating mince pies! We’re ending the series with a topical freebie for you – a free foundation paper piecing template to sew up a sweet Christmas… Continue reading

Quilty Advent Calendar: Day 23 Happy Holidays Hexie

Happy Holidays Hexie

It seems fitting for the penultimate day in our Quilty Advent Calendar series to bring you our last embroidery template in Mollie Johanson‘s set of sweet DIY hexie decorations. Today, stitch a ‘Happy Holidays’ hexie – it takes no time to stitch so you can whip one up in time for Christmas!

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 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 3 DIY star stockings

How to sew Christmas stockings

For Day 3 of our Advent Calendar, add a bit of sparkle to the festivities this year with Ali Burdon’s pretty patchwork star block stockings. Read on for the full tutorial and templates…