Are you ready to up your pattern game? Issue 34 is out now and we’ve filled it with projects to sharpen up your piecing skills: from Bargello brights to a starlit cover quilt!
Where do we begin with this preview of our April issue? Your new magazine comes with what could be our brightest free supplement yet – our Bargello Quilts mini magazine, showing you how to create these advanced designs with ease.
The dynamic effect of Bargello quilts has always impressed us, so we’re excited to bring you this celebration of Bargello quilts, including a masterclass in how to use up fabric scraps to create your own quilt, including complete instructions from author Ruth Ann Berry.
- Order your copy today in our online store
- Download your issue 34 templates here
- Celebrating 300 years of Britain’s oldest dated patchwork
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Find all these quilt projects in your April issue… from lone stars to log cabins and half square triangles that wow.
Paris By Starlight: Sleep under the prettiest stars and practise your strip piecing with Lynne Goldsworthy’s version of a lone star quilt.
North by North-West: Combine earthy colours with a geometric design that mesmerises with Pam & Nicky Lintott’s chic heirloom quilt. Quilted by The Quilt Room.
Hearth & Home: Nicola Dodd shows you how to sew a charming quilt with two iconic blocks using stunning William Morris fabrics. Quilted by Quilter’s Trading Post.
Cat’s Cradle: Transform fabric scraps into Cat’s Cradle quilt blocks to piece an explosion of colour with Sharon Keightley’s mini quilt.
Tumbling Triangles: sew a quilt filled with simple cascading shapes that combine texture and colour with Lynne Edwards’ scrap-busting triangles quilt, inspired by one of her students.
The Vintage Home block of the month: Jo Avery’s quilt block series inspired by antique crockery continues with two new plate quilt blocks to add to your collection.
All this, plus great reads…
- Discover more about American quilt making traditions
- Meet the artist: Anne Williams talks to Susan Denton about her environment-inspired quilts
- Essential Guide: How to create blocks with strip piecing