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.

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…

Festival of Quilts

SewandSo is going to The Festival of Quilts

This year Sew and So will be exhibiting at The Festival of Quilts, Europe’s largest and most inspiring quilting and patchwork event, at the NEC in Birmingham. What to do and see at The Festival of Quilts. 1600 Quilts on display Admire the work of quilters from all over the world in their display of…

This week we’re loving… Tilda’s Easter

Oh Tilda! We do love her collections and we know you do too. So we have created the Tilda’s Easter inspiration moodboard just for you, filled with Tilda loveliness and Easter fun! Clockwise from top left: This charming Quilt Kit is made from fabric from the Apple Bloom collection. We love all the Tilda fabric and these next two…

Getting to Know… Beth Studley

Talented fabric designer Beth Studley came to see us to talk about her new book Mini Patchwork Projects, and give us an insight into her world of fabric design — especially her fourth fabric range, Radiance, which is just stunning. What made you start taking quilting classes? I have been sewing since I was very…

Top 10 Festival Crafts for Summer

The festival season is here and we’ve got tonnes of ideas for festival crafts. Sitting around with friends listening to music is the perfect time for some outdoor crafting so we thought we’d share our top 10 festival crafts.   Barefoot Sandals These pretty crocheted barefoot sandals are the perfect bohemian foot decoration. They are quick and…