Quilting

Have you ever admired a patchwork quilt and wondered how it was made? Perhaps you’re an avid quilter and want to brush up on your knowledge? Whatever kind of quilter you may be, read on for some great free quilting patterns, tips, tutorials and advice.

Jelly Roll SG

What are Layer Cakes, Jelly Rolls and Charm Packs

If you are new to quilting, the whole area can be a minefield. What is a Jelly Roll? What is Layer Cake? What is a Charm Pack? And how on earth do you use them for quilting?! Pam and Nicky Lintott are a Mother and Daughter quilting duo who have written countless books on quilting…

Table Runner SG

Free Table Runner Pattern From Modern Machine Quilting

Modern Machine Quilting is a fresh approach to fresh quilting! Clean lines, bold colours, contemporary designs–quilting has gone modern! And this book is the ultimate guide for creating modern quilts at home, all on a standard sewing machine. From the start, award-winning quilter and teacher Catherine Redford guides you through every stage of planning, constructing, and finishing…

Aubade String Quilt Tutorial by Janet Clare

SewandSo is now stocking Moda fabric. Yay! We are celebrating this momentous occasion with a free project from the lovely Janet Clare. Janet Clare is the talented mind behind Aubade, the first Moda fabric we have in stock. Here, she tells us a bit about herself, the inspiration behind the fabric line and gives you…

Mandy Shaw

Mandy Shaw | Sew With Love

We’ve been lucky enough to have quilting genius Mandy Shaw in our studio spreading her wisdom and teaching us how to make her stunning new quilt affectionately named Sew with Love. Mandy has such enthusiasm for quilting, you instantly want to jump in and start making a king size quilt, gripped by her every word.  In…

Rachel Pellman #6

Meet Rachel and Kenny from Rachel’s of Greenfield

Rachel’s of Greenfield is a little company from Lancaster, Pennsylvania that is a source of some irresistible punch needle embroidery, ornaments and wall quilt kits. When Rachel Pellman started Rachel’s of Greenfield 23 years ago, she and her husband Kenny cut fabric on their dining room table.  They also folded and inserted the fabric into kits.  It…

Mind QuiltSG

Quilt Auction for Mind

You probably all know that we have recently partnered with Mind to raise some money and awareness for them with our Cross Stitch to Calm cross stitch kits. Well, we now have something else that is really special to share with you. One of our lovely SewandSo staff members, Lisa, has made a scrap quilt…

Free Pillow Pattern | Mountain Mist Historical Quilts

Mountain Mist Historical Quilts is the new book from Linda Pumphrey. This beautifully curated collection showcases 14 designs from the celebrated Mountain Mist Series. The unique marketing campaign, which offered a free quilt pattern with every Mountain Mist batting purchase, inspired generations of quilters. In Mountain Mist Historical Quilts, author Linda Pumphrey recreates her favourite…