Gorgeous garden quilts, elegant designs, classic fabrics, and a plethora of fresh picks – the new issue of Today’s Quilter is your go-to place for summer sewing inspiration!
We hope you’re as excited as we are to get your hands on Issue 49, filled to the brim with gorgeous projects and fresh inspiration for you to delve into. Summer is on our doorsteps, the days getting lighter and longer, and we’re finding plenty of inspiration in the nature blooming all around us. So we’ve packed this issue with sensational designs and colourful florals, combining bright fabrics with traditional blocks.
Order your copy here and read on to see what we’ve got in store for you this month…
With a full 100 pages infused with wonderful ideas, stories, and recommendations, you’ll be spoilt for choice on what to start on first! Check out our Fresh Picks for all the quilting news you need to know, catch up with our readers’ quilts to take a glimpse at what they’ve been working on this month, and sit down with Jo Colwill to read about what she’s been up to, and what she’s working on for the future…
Did someone say Festival of Quilts?
Press those seams like a pro!
Use your new seam press gift from this issue to sort out your seams quickly and don’t want to dig the iron out! Small but practical, this press packs a punch and will be a staple piece of your quilting tool kit in no time. Ideal for paper piecing too, this roller is the perfect way to press your seams conveniently, without pulling on or distressing the fabric! It’s your new tool of mass creation!
Quilts galore: Inside Issue 49
Summer delight: Lin Clements’ beautiful FPP design will add a spring in your step and a stylish, blushing touch to any room.
Moonlit cherry blossom: Infuse a little Japanese inspiration into your home! This sakura design from Angela Attwood will have you feeling zen in no time.
Harbour houses: Memories of seaside holidays to keep forever. Jo Avery’s harbourside scene is a fabulous wall art project.
Hedgerow adventures: An icon in the eyes of all quilters, celebrate the distinguished designs of William Morris with this elegant design by Fi Bowman.
Pin cushion patches: Carolyn Forster’s nostalgic, vintage-inspired design with its kaleidoscopic curves is the perfect pattern to get stuck into this month!
All this, plus…
- Essential Guide: Become a dab hand at the traditional art of crazy patchwork with quilting extraordinaire, Lin Clements.
- A Stitch in Time: We chat with Tina Persaud, Publishing Director at Pavilion, about heritage, textiles, and the history of Batsford book publishing.
- Ruby Red Celebrations: Take a sneak peek at The Quilters’ Guild’s new Block of the Month.
- Block of the Month: Carolyn Forster brings to the sewing table an intricate Sunbeam block! (Pictured below)