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!
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
It’s the holiday season so we’re launching this Quilty Advent Calendar to celebrate. We’ll be posting a new project, giveaway or template here every day in the countdown to Christmas Day. Let’s begin!
Happy days! We’ve got a brand new wallpaper for you to pretty-up your screens with a splash of patchwork for the month of May. Read on to get the latest in our 2017 series of Brother desktop wallpapers* This month’s design features happy hexie kitchen quilting with a satisfying dash of English Paper Piecing. Add Kristyne Czepuryk‘s pretty patchwork… Continue reading
Did you make the Hi Hexie triangle quilt we posted about earlier this month? We’re now bringing you the tutorial to make the matching cushion! You’ll get to snip & piece happy-making triangles to create gorgeously colourful hexagons, all set off against a beautifully white background. Both of these cheery designs were created by quilter, designer and… Continue reading
We do love it when we get to play with 60-degree triangles on our quilt tops! They’re loads of fun to piece together, always guarantee a crisp, geometric effect, and are so versatile in their arrangement. Our love of the humble triangle has just levelled up and it’s all thanks to Jenny Woodward. She’s designed this happy-making Hi Hexie triangle quilt, especially for us!… Continue reading
It was the star of the show at last week’s Quilt Market, and if you’ve fallen in love with La Passacaglia EPP quilt design, we’re here to help you get the look! It’s the perfect chance to reveal our new Quilt School blog series, where we’ll be featuring some of our favourite quilting techniques from the Love Patchwork… Continue reading
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
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
Download your templates for issue 28 of Love Patchwork & Quilting here! Issue 28 goes on sale 11 November with a FREE finger presser tool and paper heaxgon templates – the essential handwork companion for quilters! Downloading your templates is handy if you don’t want to damage your magazine, or if we couldn’t fit a… Continue reading