Looking after your sewing machine

Looking after your sewing machine

Looking after your sewing machine is hardly as tempting as sewing up a new quilt, but it’s far more important than you probably realise! Suzy Williams is on hand to help you give your sewing machine a little extra love Read more about issue 64 Quilt school: how to make a quilt – get started… Continue reading

Why we’re hooked on floral prints & pentagons

patchwork pentagon cushions

When Lou Orth created our quick and cheery Flower Shop cushions for issue 64, we fell in love at first sight. We take a look at the fabrics that make this project sing…

Mix ‘n match with issue 64!

Love Patchwork & Quilting issue 64

This month we’ve been mixing and matching for maximum effect, and issue 64 of Love Patchwork & Quilting is here to teach you how to do just that! Add perfect curves to your repertoire, stray from patchwork with a little llama softie, or go all out with improv piecing in simple steps. Plus, push your… Continue reading

How to use quilting stencils

Love patchwork and quilting stencils

Expand your quilting horizons! Issue 64 comes with five quilting stencils, designed by Karlee Porter, and they’re going to come in handy! We’re here to help you make the most of them with this how-to video guide plus Karlee’s top tips for machine quilting.

Go bananas for llamas!

Sew your own llama softies

What’s that? You haven’t got your hands on a copy of issue 64 yet? Our summer issue includes step-by-step instructions for how to sew Lucy Ward’s Llama Love softies, topped off with colourful trims and tassels. It’s got us thinking about how to add a bit of llama drama to our sewing rooms…