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.

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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

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…

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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…

Antonie Alexander | Meet the author

Antonie Alexander | Meet the author

We recently reached across the globe to Australia to speak to Antonie Alexander, talented quilter, designer and author of Happy Quilts. We really love her designs so wanted to find out more about her and how she came up with the idea for these fun quilts. 1. So, tell me a bit about yourself and how…

Happy Quilts | Sneak Peek

Happy Quilts | Sneak Peek

I am so excited to show you a sneak peek of Happy Quilts, which is a really fun book by Antonie Alexander. It features ten ahh-inspiring, kid themed quilts and coordinating soft toys that your children will adore. If you have children or grandchildren and are looking for fun quilts that they will love then Happy Quilts…

The Quilters Paper-Piecing Workbook | Sneak Peek

The Quilters Paper-Piecing Workbook | Sneak Peek

Elizabeth Dackson, the voice behind the very popular blog Don’t Call Me Betsy, has created a wonderful new book, The Quilter’s Paper-Piecing Workbook. She shares all you need to know to grow your foundation in paper-piecing skills from start to finish.     Through more than 20 unique paper-pieced blocks that are used in 18 unique quilted projects…