5 things to look out for at Festival of Quilts

Tansy Martin and Maggie Breakspear for their Find the Frog quilt at Festival of Quilts

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! We’re all a-flurry at TQ towers as we ready for next week’s Festival of Quilts exhibition. It’s the ultimate quilters’ day out here in the UK. Here are our top 5 things to make sure you take in while you’re there…

The Vintage Home Quiltalong: Sewing machine block

Todays Quilter Vintage home sewing machine quilt block

On our sewing tables this month… we’ve been getting busy piecing Jo Avery’s vintage sewing machine quilt block today, from issue 38. Here are our top tips for piecing this beautiful pattern…

Quilting community share their vintage sewing machines

Today's Quilter sewing machine quilt block

When Jo Avery researched her latest block of the month, she called out to the online quilting community to share their vintage sewing machines. Here are some of the beautiful photos of antique machines that she discovered…

Todays Quilter issue 38

Today's Quilter issue 38

We’re buzzing with creativity and can’t wait to get our hands on issue 38 of Today’s Quilter magazine, with a tempting trove of quilting treasures hidden within. Here’s what’s in store this month…

Read all about: The 1718 Silk Patchwork Coverlet

1718 Silk Patchwork Coverlet issue 38

This month we’re celebrating a quilting icon! The UK’s earliest known dated patchwork, the 1718 Silk Coverlet, is 300 years old this year. We’re proud to reveal our exclusive Anniversary Souvenir Supplement to celebrate the coverlet’s heritage, in association with The Quilters’ Guild.

Get ready for Christmas in July!

How to make NOEL Christmas bunting

We might be sweltering away in a heatwave here in the UK, but this just means we’re seeking out shady spots for some soothing sewing! Our sister TV station Sewing Quarter has got just the thing to keep us busy…  5 days of festive sewing shows to get us started with our quilting projects for Christmas 2018!

1718 Coverlet: Tribute quilts gallery

Students following Joy Edgington's block of the month display their Tribute quilts

We caught up with three groups this month who have taken their inspiration from the 1718 Silk Patchwork Coverlet in our souvenir supplement. Here we share one group’s quilts in more detail in this online gallery.

Download your issue 37 templates today

Stormy seas ahead quilt

Issue 37 of Today’s Quilter is out now and we’ve packed it with beautiful quilts and patchwork projects to sew for your home. Download your free quilting patterns from the issue below…

Baltimore quilts: create an heirloom with us

Create your own Baltimore Sampler this month – we’ll show you how! Issue 37 of Today’s Quilter magazine comes with our Baltimore Quilts supplement, packed full of step-by-step instructions by author and teacher Shirley Bloomfield.

Today’s Quilter issue 37

The sun is shining and the latest issue of Today’s Quilter is on sale this week. What could be better? Plus, create a floral heirloom featuring appliqué blooms and intricate detailing with our free Baltimore Quilts supplement!