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.

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.

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…

Revealing our exclusive set of border stencils: out this week!

Todays Quilter quilting stencils

Finish off your quilts and projects in style with four stunning border stencils and a water-erasable chalk pencil for you to use to mark them up on your quilts.

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?

Our new Diary Dates section is live!

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

Is there anything better in life than a quilty day out? We love them! From local quilting bees to huge exhibitions, quilt events are among our top simple pleasures in life. Now you can find upcoming days out in the UK near you with our new Diary Dates page.