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.

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Behind the quilt: Joseph’s Coat

Today's Quilter Liberty flower quilt

When Victoria Carrington created our cover quilt for issue 36, her fabric choices really wowed us.  Here we reveal more about her method and fabric choice…

The Vintage Home Quiltalong – are you joining in?

Todays Quilter Vintage Home QAL

Pop the kettle on and prepare for some quilt block fun! This month we reveal the latest designs in Jo Avery’s The Vintage Home block of the month series. This month we’re moving away from the crockery cupboard and heading to other corners of our vintage home…

Our favourite quilters: meet Mandy Shaw

Mandy Shaw

Quilt designer Mandy Shaw makes the loveliest of quilts, and her quilting story is rich with adventure. This weekend she’s back on TV showcasing some classic quilting and sewing projects!

Quilt block fun: The Vintage Home quiltalong

Finished block

Nothing makes us happier than seeing the quilt blocks you’re all sewing as part of our The Vintage Home block of the month series. We’re over halfway through the series so it’s our turn to blog about our own blocks! Designer Jo Avery has joined forces with some of our favourite designers to share their blocks… Continue reading

Guest post: Aurifil’s essential guide to quilting threads

Aurifil threads

As part of our week-long series of free quilting tutorials for our World Craft Week, the lovely folk at Aurifil are sharing this guest post. Today they’re tackling an item that’s essential to every quilting project – thread! What are the different thread weights available and how do they affect your finished sewing? Over to them…

Tackle a new skill & take our quilter’s challenge for World Craft Week

Little House on the Prairie fabrics

The week we’ve been waiting for has arrived, and we’re already loving seeing all the projects that makers everywhere are sharing with the hasthtag #worldcraftweek. Today we’re revealing our very own challenge to join in the fun! This year’s World Craft Week has joined forces with Bliss, the charity who support families with premature or poorly babies. See 6 ways to… Continue reading

World Craft Week is back! 6 ways to get involved

World Craft Week

It’s back! The week-long celebration of making that launched last year is returning to our craft desks and instagram feeds next week. What exactly is World Craft Week and how can you join in the fun?

Friday Fabric: Liberty’s Cottage Garden range

Liberty Cottage Garden Fabric

Hold your hats, fabric fans, the latest collection from Liberty is out now. We’re lucky enough have a fat quarter bundle here at TQ Towers to play with – read on for news of how to get your hands on it!