Sew along with our new Block of the Month: The Vintage Home

Today's Quilter The Vintage Home quilt blocks

We’re excited to share that we’re revealing our brand new The Vintage Home Block of the Month – only available in issue 29 of Today’s Quilter magazine! Jo Avery is back – and after turning her hand to the natural world for her A Month in the Country series, now she’s heading indoors and exploring the everyday household treasures that we fill our homes… Continue reading

Friday fabric: Liberty ‘The English Garden’ collection

Liberty English Garden fabric

When it comes to fabric brands, they don’t come more iconic, or more quintessentially British, than Liberty. We’ve been sewing with their botanical-themed fabric prints for years now, so we’re over the moon that their latest range has been designed with quilting in mind. The English Garden collection combines redrawn Liberty classics dating back to the… Continue reading

Simply Christmas magazine 2017: your best festive guide

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In case you’ve missed it, Simply Christmas magazine is our sister title that’s packed with crafty ideas for your perfect Christmas. They’re the UK’s best-selling Christmas magazine and, in association with Janome,  they’re offering you a dozen fabulous craft projects – for free this month!

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Who are your favourite quilters?

craft awards 2018 favourites

The nominations are in and the voting is now open – it’s time for the British Craft Awards 2018! This year there are 30 awards to be won, in the categories of Sewing, Quilting, Cross Stitch, Papercraft, Knitting and Crochet. This year’s Quilting category has five awards up for grabs, and some of our favourite designers and brands are in the… Continue reading

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Quilt Market round-up: 10 favourite finds

Quilt Market favourite quilts

The exhibition area of Quilt Market is a treat that Today’s Quilter always enjoys after all the hard work is finished. By this time, we’re usually tired and just getting over the jetlag while anticipating fresh jetlag on the way home! However, the quilts are a true tonic for weariness and elicit such a strong… Continue reading

Count down to this weekend’s Liberty launch!

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When it comes to fabric brands, Liberty always comes top of our list for iconic British design that add instant stye to any sewing project. So we’re delighted to discover that Liberty’s new quilting-weight fabric collection, The English Garden, is going to be demo’d live on air on Sewing Quarter TV this weekend!

We’re all dreaming of a quilting holiday….

Indian Textile Adventure

Our friends over at Stitchtopia are aways wowing us with their stitchy getaways, but two holidays especially have caught our eye this month… who’s up for sailing away on a quilting holiday with us?

Celebrate Scandinavian heritage {sponsored post}

Gudrun Sjoden 2 'Folia' linen cushion cover

We’re always fascinated by the different textile heritage traditions that communities share, so we’re naturally drawn to Gudrun Sjödén and the way their colourful homewares celebrate traditional textile styles, rooted in the handmade and in classic Scandinavian design. As darker days approach we have a natural urge to cosy up at home with our latest patchwork project for company…. Continue reading

Friday fabric: Penny Rose Gingham Girls

Todays Quilter 27 star quilt

As the seasons change, we’re feeling a boost in our quilt making productivity levels! As the nights get darker and chillier, the lure of staying inside in the warm to enjoy a cosy quilt making session is getting stronger! So we’re delighted to discover the latest Penny Rose fabric collection is bringing a blend of sunny shades and tonal warmth to our… Continue reading

Friday fabric: the Farley Mount collection

Lewis & Irene fabric quilt

It’s no secret that we love to champion the wonderful world of British quilting, and UK fabric design house Lewis & Irene are always catching our eye with their new fabric ranges and the wonderful stories behind their designs.